Don’t forget to “like” us on Facebook

Austin Smiles’ Facebook page was stuck at just under 500 likes.  It would slowly creep from 492 to 493.  Each new like caused a “yippee” in the office.  So today at 498, we asked our Facebook followers to ask 2 people to like our page.  I don’t know why, but 500 seemed like a magic number, a nice round number that we wanted to obtain.  So, just shy of 2 hours after our plea, we received the elusive 500th like.  Yay!   Now why do we want to succeed on Facebook?  And, how can we keep the interest? For a non-profit, a successful Facebook page brings awareness to a cause.  One can quickly reach many people in a relatively short amount of time.   For Austin Smiles, the visibility and buzz generated from our Facebook page let’s people know that we are a) not a dental office and b) are not Operation Smiles. It shows people that we are Austin Smiles, the...

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Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all of our wonderful mothers! “God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.” ~Rudyard Kipling Feliz día de las madres a todas nuestras madres maravillosas! “Dios no podía estar en todas partes, y por lo tanto hizo madres”. ~Rudyard Kipling San Salvador, El Salvador San Salvador, El Salvador Austin Smiles’ local cleft team Holiday Party Austin Smiles’ local cleft team Family Picnic Guatemala City, Guatemala Matagalpa, Nicaragua Austin Smiles’ local cleft team Family Picnic

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