Thursday, August 14, 2008

US Navy teaming up with Operation Smile to help kids with cleft palates in Nicaragua

Operation Smile's mission is to provide plastic surgery to kids born with cleft palates. Kids in Nicaragua need the treatment, but are in villages too remote for the Operation Smile doctors to reach. So, the USS Kearsarge is carrying Operation Smile medical personnel to Nicaragua to help kids. You can read about it here.