الوسم: Operation Smile

How to make a remarkable difference this year and beyond

How to make a remarkable difference this year and beyond

As Ramadan approaches thoughts turn to giving back to others in our community and beyond. Here is how you can get involved It doesn’t matter if you’re young or old, rich or poor, expat or local; whoever you are and …

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Kids in the capital will soon be smiling even more

Kids in the capital will soon be smiling even more

A local organisation is giving families a reason to smile by offering life-changing medical procedures to children in the UAE for the first time. Nonprofit charity Operation Smile UAE, which has provided free corrective surgery for more than 3,500 children …

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This musical bonanza is helping spread smiles around the world

This musical bonanza is helping spread smiles around the world

Children and parents recently came together for a music class with a difference. Hosted by children’s play group Music Monkeys, the event raised funds for Operation Smile UAE, a non-profit organisation that conducts free surgeries for children with cleft lip …

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CHARITY: Operation Smile UAE prepares for winter fundraiser

CHARITY: Operation Smile UAE prepares for winter fundraiser

About one in 1,000 babies is born with cleft lip and palate, according to the American Academy of Otolaryngology. Cleft lip and palate are birth defects that occur when a baby’s lip or mouth does not develop properly during pregnancy. …

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NEWS: Charity efforts tap teens participation

NEWS: Charity efforts tap teens participation

A capital charity is looking to inspire young philanthropists to help change the lives of underprivileged children by giving them their smiles back. Founded in 2011, Operation Smile UAE provides free surgeries for children and young adults born with cleft …

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COMMUNITY: Care to give back? Find your ideal charity group as Ramadan nears

COMMUNITY: Care to give back? Find your ideal charity group as Ramadan nears

As Ramadan approaches, now is the perfect time to volunteer and donate to a worth cause in the capital While to many the holy month is known as a month of fasting during daylight hours, the season is about much …

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The gift of giving

The gift of giving

Here’s your chance to offer a helping hand to those in need The month of Ramadan is all about giving, whether it’s your time, energy or resources. It’s a month of compassion and empathy, when we think about those who …

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