Baby Annette arrived at the Valley of Smiles in January 2012, not as an orphan. Her mother died of typhoid fever about six months after delivering Annette. Since then, Annette has won the hearts of the elderly and orphans.
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In November 2013, I had the opportunity to travel to India and visit the Mother Teresa Charitable Trust with Russ and Samantha Lane.
Valley of Smiles
Valley of Smiles is a monthly giving program for supporters of the Mother Teresa Charitable Trust.
Making a Difference
Susie Berger, Administration
Russ Lane, Co-Founder
Mother Teresa Charitable Trust
Nicknamed Valley of Smiles for the grateful, happy people that it serves and its picturesque location. This Mother Teresa inspired community in Southern India is a beacon of hope for orphans, elderly in need and poor families that live on the grounds and in nearby villages.