Miami Dolphins’ Running Back and Smile Train Ambassador, Kenyan Drake recently hosted an event in Long Island on June 2 at Caumsett State Park to raise awareness and funds for Smile Train, the world’s largest cleft charity.

Kenyan Drake attends Smile Train's Second Annual Family Fun Day
Kenyan Drake attends Smile Train's Second Annual Family Fun Day

During the event, Kenyan led the warm-up and stretch activity, followed by a 2.4 mile walk (on a paved loop) with Smile Train’s supporters.

Donations from the event are still coming in, but so far, the event has raised more than $20,000, which is enough to help 80 children receive 100%-free cleft repair surgery. This surgery will drastically improve these children’s lives, including their ability to eat, breathe, and speak over time. For more information about how Smile Train’s sustainable approach, please visit smiletrain.org.

comments powered by Disqus

Latest news

Milla Jovovich To Be Honored At 2019 amfAR Gala New York

Milla Jovovich To Be Honored At 2019 amfAR Gala New York Jan 22, 2019

On Wednesday, February 6, 2019, amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, will kick off New York Fashion Week with its annual amfAR Gala New York at Cipriani Wall Street and will pay tribute to actress and longtime amfAR supporter Milla Jovovich, legendary fashion photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, and tireless amfAR supporter and auctioneer Simon de Pury for their longstanding commitment to the fight against AIDS. More
More news