Volunteers get boost from Smart-initiated Operation Smile app

Operation Smile volunteer rleen Antolo (left) takes a photo of a 7-month-old cleft patient using the Operation Smile app in Barangay Bago, Salvador Benedicto, Negros Occidental.

Finding cleft patients has always been one of the biggest challenges for Operation Smile. Most of them are either located in impoverished, remote areas, or some of them are just not confident enough to seek treatment due to their physical appearance. An initiative by PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, however, seeks to address this problem.…