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The Smile Gala San Francisco 2016

05 Nov 2016
The Smile Gala San Francisco 2016


*We're sorry, but online ticketing has closed. For tickets and information, please contact April Le at 757-321-3269.


The 2016 San Francisco Smile Gala will celebrate the more than 240,000 free life-changing surgeries provided to children and families around the world since 1982, in addition to the thousands of smiles Operation Smile aspires to deliver this year.

Every three minutes a child is born with a cleft. These children encounter incredible obstacles. Ostracized from a life of everyday normalcy they are ridiculed, unable to properly eat or speak, attend school and are vulnerable to a higher rate of respiratory infection as well as other infectious diseases and malnutrition. In too many cases, they face uncertain futures because of limited access to healthcare and strained financial resources.

At Operation Smile we believe every child deserves exceptional surgical care. We believe that all children deserve to be treated as if they were our own.

That’s what drives each and every one of us: our global network of medical professionals, who donate hundreds of thousands of hours toward the care of children around the world each year, and our supporters who are moved every day to make a difference in the lives of children they’ve never met.

Saturday, November 5, 2016, marks Operation Smile’s 5thAnnual San Francisco Smile Gala returning to Intercontinental San FranciscoHotel. Join more than 300 San Franciscans that have agreed to lend their support to ensure children are given new smiles and brighter futures. With your support, how many lives can we change tomorrow?

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300+ Guests Joining Forces to Help Children Worldwide

Event Chairs:
Shab Farzaneh & Shirin Aryanpour

Dinner, Awards & Entertainment


InterContinental Hotel San Francisco
888 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Saturday, November 5, 2016
6:30 pm Cocktails and Silent Auction
8:00 pm Dinner, Awards & Entertainment

A surgery can change a child's life forever; you have the power to help transform a child's life.

For additional information:
Please contact Development Officer, April Le, at 757-321-3269 or by email at

2015 Smile Gala Photo Gallery