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2017 Smile Asia Week by The Ritz-Carlton Sanya, Yalong Bay

Updated: 2017-04-05 11:46:27



Smiling is the most basic expression of happiness, which makes it one of the most important things in life. This year The Ritz-Carlton Sanya, Yalong Bay is once again supporting Smile Asia Week, a charitable initiative supporting the care of children with cleft lip and other facial deformities.


From now till May 14th, 2017, the hotel is working to raise awareness of cleft lip and other facial deformities by selling specially crafted cakes. All proceeds will go directly to the charitable organization The Smile Mission, which will use the funds to perform life-changing surgeries.


Ladies and Gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton hotels of Asia Pacific are appreciating the efforts of their fundraising firsthand, following the successful conclusion of the third Smile Asia Week, which has seen funds raised top $1 million since the program started three years ago from the sale of specially-designed cakes, for Smile Asia, thus helping to treat a global alliance of independent organizations that work together to treat children with facial deformities like cleft lips and palates.





To date, more than 50 Ladies and Gentlemen have volunteered and supported in six locations including Ulaan Baatar, Mongolia; Changdu, Tibet; Kashgar, Xinjiang; Fengkai, Guangdong as well Paro, Bhutan and Yangon in Myanmar.




About Smile Asia

Smile Asia is a global alliance of independent charities working together to treat facial deformities, primarily cleft lips and cleft palates. Together, these charities deliver free surgical care through medical missions and outreach centres across Asia. It is the most prominent alliance of charities in Asia with a presence in 19 countries. Smile Asia member country charities have collectively delivered over 60,000 surgeries across all programme countries in Asia since 1991. This initiative is led by The Smile Mission Ltd, Singapore, which is the International Secretariat of Smile Asia.


Cake Price: RMB 298 per cake (approx. 6-inches/one pound each)
Event Date: From now till May 14th, 2017
For inquiry or cake ordering, please call +86-898-8898 8888 at The Ritz-Carlton Sanya, Yalong Bay.