Each year, UI conducts a two-week medical mission to provide reparative surgical care to indigent children born with facial deformities, primarily clefts of the lip and palate.

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Uplift Internationale relies on health care professionals and others who donate their time and expertise, as well as fund 85 to 100 percent of their travel expenses.

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Every donation counts — our care is provided without cost to the children or their impoverished families, and with minimal burden to the host hospitals.

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    Wine. Dine. Create a Smile. – Bonacquisti Winery – Sat. April 30 – 6-9 p.m.

    Enjoy a wonderful evening of live music, wine tasting and a bountiful array of Italian foods while supporting Uplift Internationale. Proceeds will allow Uplift Internationale to restore beautiful smiles of children through cleft lip and palate repair in the Philippines.


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Mardinduque Mission Updates

The mission team is working hard and changing lives.  We did three surgeries on our first day, twelve on our second day and 11 on our third day.  Incredible stories, beautiful children and changed lives. More

Screening Day and First Day of Surgery – Marinduque 2016

The mission crew totaling 49 volunteers arrived in Marinduque on January 30, 2016 via ferry. Despite the long journey they were up first thing Sunday morning to begin screening. A total of 34 children were screened with 30 being good candidates for surgery. Day 1 of surgeries started on Monday. More to follow this week… More