Dear Friends: We want to keep everyone safe. In light of the latest increase in COVID-19 cases, we have decided that our drive-in event “Premiere With the Stars” will be virtual. We’re bringing all the excitement of the red carpet right to your home!
Our mission is to help heal hearts
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.
Here is how we do it:
It was another fun day at St. Christopher's as we celebrated January - April birthdays!! Thanks to our friends at ABRA Auto Body and Glass, we enjoyed pizza, chips, a birthday cake and other goodies. The children shared their ages but the adults "pleaded the fifth” We...
If you have attended any of the Little Smiles events over the last year, chances are that you met our friend Zahir. He is a patient at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children and he is nothing short of amazing. We met him in December 2016 at a holiday party and he's...
10 years of smiles were celebrated with style at the Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia, PA on Saturday, November 19, 2016. The red carpet welcomed 10 local kids from area hospitals that have demonstrated strength, grace, and courage while undergoing treatment or...
Past President & Treasurer
President & Co-Founder
Kelly Ann Zazyczny
Director of Operations
Little Smiles Philadelphia was started by a relative and a close friend of Paul Donohue, the founder of Little Smiles, Inc. Florida and is an independent affiliate. It is with great passion that, in accordance with the Little Smiles mission statement, Little Smiles Philadelphia has assisted and continues to assist thousands of children in the City of Philadelphia and surrounding areas. Little Smiles Philadelphia's dedicated board of directors and volunteers work unselfishly day in and day out to provide "little smiles" for the children who need it most in the Greater Philadelphia region!