Operation Smile Gala Raises Over $1.1 Million
Mingle Media TV and Red Carpet Report host, Denise Salcedo were on the red carpet for the 2015 Operation Smile Gala hosted by Smile Ambassador and actress, Brooke Burke-Charvet, who is serving as Master of Ceremonies for the third year. The 2015 Smile Gala was held at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills. Kevin Beggs, Roma Downey and Mark Burnett, Jennifer and Henry Salke, co-chaired this humanitarian event.
Award-winning actress Selma Blair was presented the Universal Smile Award for her dedication to helping others and support of charities that benefit the betterment of children including Children Mending Hearts, Cure Batten, Stomp Out Bullying, Safe Kids USA, Fistula Foundation, No Kid Hungry, Fairy Gay Mother and STARS Henry Nguyen, Managing General Partner, IDG Ventures Vietnam, received Operation Smile’s John Connor Humanitarian Award which honors those who have demonstrated concern and love for their fellow man through their actions and deeds
Henry Nguyen, Managing General Partner, IDG Ventures Vietnam, received Operation Smile’s John Connor Humanitarian Award which honors those who have demonstrated concern and love for their fellow man through their actions and deeds.
The Rodosky family was presented with the 2015 Founders Circle Award honoring unique supporters who have made contributions as a family or group.
About Operation Smile
Operation Smile provides free surgery for children worldwide suffering from facial deformities, to heal their smiles and transform their lives. Every three minutes, a child is born with a cleft lip or cleft palate. A baby born with a cleft condition has twice the odds of dying before celebrating their first birthday. The Smile Gala is a premier event, helping Operation Smile provide hope and healthy futures for children worldwide.
Operation Smile’s 2015 Smile Gala was produced for the 11th consecutive year by Scott Mauro Entertainment, Inc. For more information, please visit For more information, please visit www.operationsmile.org/lagala. For updates on Operation Smile’s global efforts, visit the daily blogs on www.operationsmile.org, follow on Twitter at www.twitter.com/operationsmile, and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/operationsmile
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