About Our Auction
SMILE 2020 is an art fundraiser by Riz Cabrera, an Artist from Baguio City, known for her photorealism portraits and paintings. She began her career as a Visual Artist in 2018, doing commissioned works from clients around the world.
SMILE 2020 is her tool to support the vision of Smile Train, which is to change the world one smile at a time. Even in the midst of a pandemic, there are 540 babies born with a cleft every day around the world. Now, more than ever, they need our help!
With your support, we can help the thousands of Filipino babies born with a cleft by providing them free surgery and care through Smile Train. 100% of each painting sold and donations will be given to the organization for the Cause.
Join us and change the world one smile at a time. Support #SMILE2020 and Smile Train organization.
About Smile Train
Smile Train is an international children's charity with a sustainable approach to a single, solvable problem: cleft lip and palate.
Many children with clefts around the world live in isolation, but more importantly, have difficulty eating, breathing, and speaking. Cleft repair surgery is simple, and the transformation is immediate. Smile Train sustainable model provides training, funding, and resources to empower local doctors in 90+ countries to provide 100%-free cleft repair surgery and comprehensive cleft care in their own communities.
Smile Train use the "teach a man to fish" model focusing on training local doctors to perform cleft repairs in their own communities. Those doctors then go on to train other doctors creating a long-term, sustainable system.
Patients see their smile for the first time, parents cry tears of joy, lives and communities are changed forever.
As a result of our efficiency and with the support of our donors and partners around the world, Smile Train has transformed the lives of more than 1.5 million children by giving them the power of a smile.