Operation Smile is a children's charity dedicated to providing safe surgery for children born with a cleft worldwide.

Almost 40 years of expertise

Founded in 1982, Operation Smile is one of the oldest and largest volunteer-based organisations dedicated to improving the lives of children worldwide. As an international charity Operation Smile have provided hundreds of thousands of safe surgeries for those born with cleft conditions.

The impact of Covid-19

Early in 2020 Operation Smile had to take the difficult decision to suspend all surgery missions due to the pandemic. Since then, tens of thousands of children have been added to Operation Smile's waiting lists, desperate for their new smile.

Support Operation Smile today and help us continue to provide life-changing surgery