Father: Dest Velontsoa
Oldest Daughter: Vaviroa Lalatianan, 6 years old. Bilateral Cleft lip, after.
Youngest Daughter: Arimalala Nambina, 2 years old, Unilateral Cleft lip, after.
Mother: Rosoa Arimalala Aunorine
Home visit to see the two sisters who received cleft surgery during Operation Smile’s 2014 mission to Tamatave. They live in a small hamlet accessible by single path over rough terrain. The nearest village is Ambodijania. Mother and Father work as subsistence farmers, mainly growing rice. Occasionally the father Dest works in a neighbour’s field for which he earns 3000 ariarys ($1.20) per day. North East of Anivorana Est, Near Brickaville. Madagascar.
20th April 2015
(Operation Smile Photo- Zute Lightfoot)