For Frank, being able to smile is not just joyous, it is lifesavingBorn with a severe cleft palate, Frank’s life was in danger as he could not swallow milk; but thanks to surgery, he can now eat and is learning to speak. His future is looking much brighter.
Your gift today can restore a child’s smile like Frank’s, and change their life forever.
How your gift helpsEach year 170,000 babies in the poorest communities are born with cleft lip and palate. 9 out of 10 children living with disabilities in Africa do not go to school.
Your gift will fund the operating theatre running costs and staff salaries to perform a cleft lip and palate surgery.By purchasing this gift, you’ll be supporting our medical projects that fund cleft lip and palate surgeries along with other surgeries, assistive devices, physiotherapy and medicine for people living in the poorest communities around the world.
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