Operation Smile mobilizes a world of generous hearts, to heal children’s smiles and transform lives across the globe.
Throughout the world, Operation Smile volunteers repair childhood facial deformities while building public and private partnerships that advocate sustainable healthcare systems for children and families. Together, we create smiles, change lives, and heal humanity.
Founded in 1982, headquartered in Norfolk, Va., U.S.A., and operating for 37 years now, Operation Smile has dramatically changed more than 200,000 children’s faces and lives for the better.
Operation Smile Jordan
Operation Smile Jordan (OSJ) is a national chapter of Operation Smile International. OSJ was registered under the Ministry of Social Development in October 2004 as an independent, legal and financial entity (NGO) .
Operation Smile Jordan is dedicated to helping Jordanian and Arab children who suffer from cleft lips, cleft palates and burns.
Since 2000, with the support of Operation Smile International, and the Ministry of Health, OSJ organized medical missions in Jordan to cater for children from Jordan and neighboring countries. Such mission included Jordanian and international teams of physicians to provide free medical examinations and surgical care to children with facial deformities leading to the treatment of over 3000 children.