Wilmington dentist, D. Michael Gioffre Jr., DDS makes a difference in the lives of children who suffer from cleft palette birth defects. Dr. Gioffre of First State Dental, Wilmington, DE volunteers in community and global outreach programs where he uses his dental skills to help change young lives.
Operation Smile Dominican Republic is a nonprofit foundation dedicated to perform reconstructive surgeries for cleft lip and palate to poor children, in addition to providing dental treatment, psychological and speech therapy. All this thanks to the support offered by our volunteers and sponsors.
Your dedication and commitment have ensured the continuing success of our volunteer medical services to provide new lives for the beautiful children of Ia Republica Dominicana. Our deep and sincere appreciation for helping us create miracles for so many children, families and communities, in la Republica Dominicana and around the world.
. . We have within our grasp the ability to change t e future of a disfigured child, and by doing so, demonstrate that involvement creates change. Republica Dominicana, February 2012
Send a smile to a child requires the support and collaboration of many people. Throughout the year we need people to help with the transfer of patients, medical appointments, tests and therapies, key elements in helping these children to smile.
If you want to help, please contact:Paul Martinez Efres CEO OSRD Foundation Operation Smile Dominican Republic Av San Martin No. 268 Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Phone (809) 540-5913