An estimated 4,500 children are born every year with cleft in the Philippines.
A child born with a cleft may suffer from:
- Hunger and thirst
- Difficulty with speech
- Social isolation and bullying
In as little as 45 minutes, free safe surgery can give a child a chance to live a normal life.
How you can help
A child’s cleft lip or cleft palate can be repaired for as little as 45 minutes. All of our supporters give renewed hope to children and families around the world.