Anne (netmouse) wrote,

The smile train

In case you're looking for a good charity... a friend of mine at a previous job and a professor of mine at Grinnell both had children with cleft lip and palate.

Smiletrain gives free cleft surgery to thousands of children each year. The operation takes about 45 minutes, they say. This is the sort of organization that is quietly making the whole world a better place in the midst of international strife and conflict.

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