To bring smiles to the faces of children in local hospitals, hospices and shelters.
Little Smiles is a volunteer driven, non-profit 501(c)3 children’s charity. Our mission is to help heal hearts and create little smiles by providing gifts and fun activities to children impacted by serious illness, homelessness or tragedy. With the guidance of local professionals such as doctors, nurses, child life specialists and social workers, we strive to help kids escape their unfortunate circumstances, even if only for a short period of time.
Little Smiles Western New York was started by Marco Sciortino. It is with great passion that, in accordance with the Little Smiles mission statement, Little Smiles Western New York has assisted children in Western New York and surrounding areas. Little Smiles Western New York’s dedicated volunteers work unselfishly day in and day out to provide "little smiles" for the children who need it most!