The Smile Foundation
The Smile Foundation helps the children in need of surgery for treatable facial abnormalities such as cleft lip.
The Smile Foundation help children in need of surgery for treatable facial abnormalities such as cleft lip, cleft palate, nose and ear conditions, facial paralysis (Moebius Syndrome ), burn wounds and craniofacila abnomalities. Even though they are a charity for children, they aim to positively increase the quality of life for South Africa's disadvatanged families by encouraging informating and educating the parents throughout the process. The are currently based in eleven of the best academic hospitals in South Africa. They continually support the teams of qualified compassionate medical staff by investing in further skills developing programs, as well as the purchasing of much needed medical equipments for the departments specialising in plastic and reconstructive surgery within these hospitals.Their Chief patron, the late honorable Nelson Mandela had passionately supported Smile Foundation and his wish is that they reach as many children in need as possible.
The late Madiba was proudly associated with charity as he believed that the future of our nation is in the hands of our children. Donating to Smile Foundation charity in South Africa will prove to be truly rewarding and even more so for the children and families that you will positively impact with your generous donations. Every little life you affect is a smile warm on the face of a beautifull child with a future filled with many more. At Smile Foundation they believe in the future of our children - charity is just one of the many avenues we use to make the joy visible through the smiles of our nation's children.
Should you want to contribute to the Smile Foundation, please refer to their details below for donations: