Matias has a healthy smile! Joel, pictured before & 48 hours after surgery Many patients receive formula & feeding assistance We met so many new patients like Angel!

Global Smile Foundation

Org #59008
Vetted since 2021 Effective Nonprofit
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Global Smile Foundation's (GSF) mission is to provide Comprehensive Cleft Care for underserved patients in developing countries and to build global capacity for cleft care practices worldwide through empowerment and sustainability initiatives. Cleft is one of the most common congenital birth defects in the world, occurring on average in 1 in every 700 live births. Without treatment, these children are at greater risk of poor health, malnutrition, and poverty. Unfortunately, the specialized care childrren born with cleft need is not nearly as common as the problem. In fact, the comprehensive cleft care that is considered standard in places like the United States and the United Kingdom is... read more

Project Leaders
Lisa Crist
Lisa Crist
Beyhan Annan
Organization Information
106 Access Road, Suite 209
Norwood, MA 02062
United States
Organization Information
106 Access Road, Suite 209
Norwood, MA 02062
United States

Project Reports

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Oct 19, 2021
You saved lives in Ecuador!
With your contribution, Global Smile Foundation (GSF) was able to complete a successful two-week program in Guayaquil, Ecuador in September 2021. Our team worked with in-country partner,...
Sep 27, 2021
Your Support Continues to Make A Difference!
Your support for our patients in Lebanon continues to make a difference. As we've shared with you before, your contribution enabled our Global Smile Foundation (GSF) and GSF-MENA...
May 28, 2021
Healthy Smiles Made Possible In Lebanon
We would like to share with you how your support made it possible for Global Smile Foundation (GSF) volunteers to provide life-changing cleft care during our April mission to...
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