We believe every child deserves safe surgery and the opportunity to live without social exclusion, malnourishment, and difficulty with speech associated with cleft lip and cleft palate; we strive to increase awareness and fundraise for children with a cleft lip or palate especially in developing countries where health care access is not readily available.

OPERATION SMILE uOttawa is now officially recruiting for executive positions! Application due MARCH 19, 2018 at 11:59 pm. At Operation Smile we believe every child suffering from cleft lip or cleft palate deserves exceptional surgical care.


Since we are already more than half-way through the semester, the positions we are recruiting for will require some involvement during what is left of this Winter 2018 semester, but will be crucial to our organization come Fall 2018!

Open positions:

Vice-President OR Secretary
a. Assist the Co-Presidents in their duties
b. Assume all powers of the presidents in their absence
c. Be responsible for recording minutes of all meetings

a. Be responsible for overseeing all financial dealing of the club, including fundraising funds
b. Keep complete records of all financial dealings of the club
c. Have signing authority for the club

Marketing Chair:
a. Maintain the Operation Smile uOttawa website and update it regularly
b. Be responsible for maintaining all social media sites and advertise events
c. Answer questions via the Operation Smile uOttawa email and social media sites
d. Upload any relevant event photos or videos to website and social media sites

Fundraising Chair:
a. Take the lead for organising fundraising events in conjunction with the rest of the committee members
b. Be responsible for organisation of canvassing and seeking sponsors

The application form can be found here: DUE MARCH 19, 2018 at 11:59 pm.