Press Release 2022

athenahealth and Smile Foundation Partnership Reaches Key Milestone

~athenahealth and Smile Foundation's mobile healthcare unit, Smile on Wheels, has served more than 10,000 patients in Chennai, India, since launching last year~

Chennai, June 7, 2022: athenahealth, Inc., a leading provider of network-enabled software and services for medical groups and health...


Smile Foundation organizes Trainers Refresher Programme

New Delhi, June 06, 2022: Reiterating its commitment to creating change at the grassroots by empowering individuals and nascent organizations, Smile Foundation organized a two-day trainer refresher programme for its Change the Game Indiapool of trainers.

Built on Smile Foundation's 20 years of experience working at the grassroots in India,


CSR Health Impact Award for Smile Foundation

~Smile Foundation has been recognized yet again this year for its healthcare initiative Smile on Wheels by the CSR Health Impact Awards 2022~

New Delhi, May 23, 2022: Smile Foundation received the Health CSR Project Silver Award at the CSR Health Impact Awards 2022 for its innovative mobile healthcare program Smile on Wheels. Through this initiative, Smile Foundation...




Smile Foundation’s Project Manzil inspires young girls to seek aspiring careers with 21st Century employability skills

~ Project Manzil is creating a career path for adolescent girls so they can dream big and become independent~

New Delhi, May 11, 2022: Smile Foundation, under its Project Manzil initiative, has now provided employability training to around 14,000 young girls...


Smile Foundation awarded COVID Management Initiative of the Year (India) at Healthcare Asia Awards 2022

~ Smile Foundation only non-profit to be awarded at Healthcare Asia Awards 2022 ~

New Delhi, April 29, 2022: Smile Foundation’s extensive and multi-pronged effort during the coronavirus pandemic in India was recognized as the COVID Management Initiative of the Year...


Smile Foundation kicks off 8th edition of Smile International Film Festival

New Delhi, April 27, 2022: Smile Foundation, a leading Indian development organization, is hosting the 8th edition of the Smile International Film Festival for Children and Youth (SIFFCY). SIFFCY, which is being held virtually from April 24-30, will screen over 100 films from more than 50 countries like Germany, Iran, Argentina, Cuba, Italy, Austria, and Switzerland, among others.




Business World Social Impact Leader Award for Santanu Mishra

New Delhi, April 22: A pioneer in applying successful management practices in the social sector, Mr. Santanu Mishra, Co-Founder and Executive Trustee of Smile Foundation, was awarded with the Business World Social Impact Leader Award.
His contribution can also be described as a convergence of good governance, championing entrepreneurial spirit at the grassroots,


Smile International Film Festival to screen 100 films from 50 countries

~Films from countries like Iran, Belgium, Chile, Cuba, Argentina to be highlights~
~India's entry to Oscars 'Village Rockstars', Priyanka Chopra's 'Pahuna - The Little Visitors' among films to be screened to inspire young minds~

New Delhi, April 14 2022: The eighth edition of the Smile International Film Festival for Children...


Smile Foundation certified again as a Great Place to Work®!

~ Back-to-back annual certification for ‘sustaining a high-trust and high-performance culture’ ~

New Delhi, February 16, 2022: Smile Foundation has yet again been certified by the Great Place to Work® Institute as a Great Place to Work®.
Smile Foundation has been able to build upon its high-trust and high-performance culture,




Smile International Film Festival for Children & Youth is back

Bringing Good Cinema from across the globe

New Delhi, February 11, 2022: Smile Foundation is back with the 8th edition of the Smile International Film Festival for Children & Youth (SIFFCY). The film festival will be held from April 24, 2022, celebrating the cinematic journey of good cinema.


Smile Foundation completes Phase II of Change the Game India’s Mobilizing Support training

~Social Entrepreneurs trained on Mobilizing Support~

New Delhi, January 28, 2022: Continuing with its commitment to build the capabilities of social entrepreneurs in the non-profit sphere, Smile Foundation, through its Change the Game India (CtGI) program, has completed...


Smile Foundation ramps up mobile healthcare infrastructure as the nation braces up for third wave

~Smile Foundation to add nine Smile on Wheels mobile healthcare units across India~

New Delhi, January 11, 2022: As the nation faces a possible third wave of COVID-19 infections, Smile Foundation has renewed its commitment to support primary healthcare infrastructure in the country.




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