Our work isn't about teeth—it's about hearts. It is about holistic transformation of each person, of each life. It is about transformation that restores hope. Each person we have the privilege of treating has a story that matters. We empower them to change up their story and their future by improving their health, building their confidence, and restoring their hope.
"Hope Smiles has made a big difference in my life. I feel like I've got more confidence in myself."
"Being able to smile again, to look at people, my confidence level is sky high."
"When people like Hope Smiles, that you don't even know, care about you, it makes all the difference."
"Now I know what I'm worth and I want everyone to have the feeling I have."
I'm smiling and I just can't stop!
He is passionate about impacting communities with an unstoppable move of love in action.
"It's clear how such a beautiful smile was hidden in fear and a lowered self esteem."
He tells us people don't even recognize him anymore...in a good way!
Genesis travels all over Uganda for her work, fighting for kids and their families...and now she does it pain free with a confident smile!
When asked what the work means to him, Jackson told us "it took away my shame."
"I have had tooth problems for many years and I know my front teeth cannot be repaired, but I just want this pain in the back to be fixed."
After fixing the upper front teeth, it brings us joy to see Mebra smiling bigger than she has in years!
Her husband had left her, her community had excluded her, and she was all alone.
Now I can see myself with a beautiful smile after 10 long years.
But now I really feel like I have my life back since I can smile and really show the joy that I feel inside!