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2014-04-04 08:25:54

Mission attendees travel to Mexico to help children receive life-changing surgeries WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cydcor, the leading provider of professional in-person sales teams, raised and contributed funds for Operation Smile, a children's medical charity that provides life-changing surgeries to children internationally born with cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial deformities. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140404/LA97973 Their donation...

2014-04-03 08:29:41

Milestone points to effectiveness of "teach a man to fish" training model NEW YORK, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smile Train, the world's largest cleft charity founded in 1999, is proud to announce it has provided its one millionth free cleft repair surgery in just 15 short years. "Smile Train believes every child born with a cleft deserves the opportunity to live a full and productive life," said Smile Train CEO Susannah Schaefer. "Now, just 15 years after the organization's...

2014-04-02 08:33:04

NEW YORK, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Smile Train CEO Susannah Schaefer visited the New York Stock Exchange yesterday and rang The Closing Bell® in anticipation of the organization's one millionth cleft repair surgery. Founded in 1999, Smile Train is on track to provide its one millionth surgery in just 15 short years. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140402/DC96213 Smile Train provides life-changing cleft repair surgeries in more than 85 countries worldwide,...

2014-03-31 12:29:24

FAIRFIELD, N.J., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the dedicated doctors and staff of Operation Smile, overcoming challenges comes with the territory. Travelling the globe to some of the poorest places on earth, they have performed life changing surgeries for over 200,000 children afflicted with cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial deformities. Among the many challenges they face is the ongoing need to photographically document their work and evaluate the outcomes. And that's...

2014-03-18 23:00:35

Operation Smile, an international children’s medical charity, hosted the third annual Park City Celebrity Ski & Smile Challenge at Canyons Resort on March 15th and raised over $380,000 for children suffering from facial deformities including cleft lip and cleft palate. Park City, UT (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 Operation Smile, an international children’s medical charity, hosted the third annual Park City Celebrity Ski & Smile Challenge at Canyons Resort on March 15th and raised...

2014-02-28 23:26:15

Operation Smile, an international children’s medical charity, will host its third annual Park City Celebrity Smile Challenge at Canyons Resort on March 15 to raise funds and awareness for children around the world suffering from cleft lip, cleft palate and other facial deformities. Virginia Beach, Virginia (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Operation Smile, an international children’s medical charity, will host its third annual Park City Celebrity Smile Challenge at Canyons Resort on March 15...

2014-02-27 23:02:07

His Holiness the Dalai Lama personally recognized the Co-Founders of Operation Smile, Dr. Bill and Kathy Magee, for their humanitarian efforts during an event at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in San Francisco, California last weekend. Virginia Beach, Virginia (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 His Holiness the Dalai Lama personally recognized the Co-Founders of Operation Smile, Dr. Bill and Kathy Magee, for their humanitarian efforts during an event at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in San Francisco, California...

2014-02-19 12:28:24

SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group, the leading national provider of financing to healthcare professionals, recently concluded their inaugural Send A Smile campaign. The initiative teamed BHG and their healthcare clientele with Operation Smile, an international medical charity dedicated to healing children's smiles. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100301/NY62435LOGO) According to Dr. Bill Magee, Co-Founder and CEO of Operation...

2013-11-25 12:27:07

Charity Participates in Several Key Events Dedicated to Helping Children Born with Clefts Worldwide NEW YORK, Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Smile Train, the world's leading cleft lip and palate charity, will launch their Seasons of Smiles campaign this holiday season to provide children with clefts in the developing world their very first smiles. Seasons of Smiles will incorporate multiple events throughout the holidays including: Jimmy Pardo & Never Not Funny's Pardcast-A-Thon,...

2013-11-18 12:28:00

Charles B. Wang, Founder & Chairman of Smile Train, to Receive Award on Behalf of Non-Profit on November 16 NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Smile Train is proud to announce their documentary, 'DZACHUKA'S SMILE,' co-produced by China Central Television Documentary Channel (CCTV), as the winner of the Gold Panda Award for Best Documentary in Society for Asian Production at the 2013 Sichuan TV Festival. The 2013 Sichuan TV Festival takes place in Chengdu, China from November...