Transforming Lives through Training

Transforming Lives through Training

Jeremiah was born with a cleft lip and palate in Mendoza, a city in northern Argentina. Here he is pictured with one of our partner orthodontists, Dr. Silvia Torres. Earlier this year, Dr. Torres participated in a Transforming Faces training program in Chile that...
Mayra’s Magical Smile

Mayra’s Magical Smile

Mayra joined our project in Argentina when she was one year old. She was born with a cleft in the town of Los Ralos in northern Argentina. Her mother, Rosa Ester, learned about our partner organization, Gavina from the mother of another patient. Mayra now attends...
Thiago’s Transformation

Thiago’s Transformation

Today, seven-year-old Thiago is all smiles! Last year, he joined our partner program in Argentina, Fundación Gavina. Here, he receives speech therapy, dental care and psychosocial counseling. He attends treatment sessions with his mother, Jorgelina Jerez. Thiago is...
Meet Milagros from Argentina

Meet Milagros from Argentina

5-year-old Milagros was born with a cleft lip and palate in the suburbs of Buenos Aires, the capital city of Argentina. Our team at Fundación GAVINA note that her parents have been a crucial part of her cleft care journey, doing everything they can to ensure she...