Yoga For Smiles

In celebration of the United Nations International Day of Yoga, we invite you to practice yoga with people from around the world to raise funds for Smile Train’s programmes.

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Take 5. Give 5.

Every 5 minutes a Smile Train-supported cleft surgery helps a child in need. Take a 5 minute break out of your day to stretch, breathe deeply, and remember your smile. Then donate £5. Help a child find a smile through our sustainable model of providing 100%-free cleft repair surgery and comprehensive cleft care in 85+ countries.

How to Participate


Downward Dog dive into organising or attending a Yoga For Smiles class. Fill out our form to get started.


Extend one line of energy by asking your local studio, gym, or workplace to donate a yoga class. Email us at


Share your stretch in the #YogaForSmiles challenge. Strike a yoga pose for 5 minutes. In that time, a child received a forever smile. Pssst … remember to switch sides!

Create Smiles

Finish strong by donating £5, £15 or £30 to fund cleft treatment and bring smiles to children with clefts.


Find your full expression as a financial or product sponsor in exchange for co-branding opportunities. Email for more information.


  • Become the lead Yoga for Smiles sponsor for branding opportunities among Smile Makers. Last year, more than 3,000 Smile Makers attended 185 classes in 92 cities across six countries.
  • Donate in-kind products to yogis with big hearts.
  • Engage employees through your company by hosting a Yoga for Smiles office event.

For more information please contact