Expansion of Cleft Treatment Program in Egypt and Middle East North Africa (MENA)

Brief Description :

Providing free cleft surgery for poor children in developing countries.
Providing free cleft-related training for doctors and medical professionals in speech therapy, general dentistry and orthodontics.

Goals:

  • Provide 9500 free cleft surgeries in the MENA region.
    Add 3 new partner hospitals in 2 new countries: (Lebanon and Palestine).

    Funding more surgeries and providing education and training for medical professionals.

Targeting Group :

  • Children born with cleft lips and cleft palates.

Beneficiaries Number:

  • More than 1,160 patients.
    More than 50 medical professionals benefited.

Initiative Impact:

•Treated more than 1200 patients through reaching out to partner hospitals.
•Number of medical professionals trained. 25 post graduates.