• Our Mission

    Our Mission

    Our mission at PCD Smiles is to bring smiles to hospitalized primary ciliary dyskinesia, no mater their age; through the gift of a cheer package. Currently serving only The United States and Canada.
  • Request Cheer Package

    Request Cheer Package

    Know of a hospitalized primary ciliary dyskinesia patient? Please visit our “Request a Cheer Package” link and fill out our secured form to submit them for a cheer package today!
  • Donations


    Our cheer package program runs on donations. To see how you can help PCD Smiles, visit our donations section today!
  • The PCD Artist Project is a collaborative effort by artist to raise awareness for PCD & support the PCD Smiles cheer package program. Visit our exhibits today!
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  • just say NO, Buffets & Food Boards; a patient’s perspective

    just say NO, Buffets & Food Boards; a patient’s perspective

    A patient’s perspective from our Founder: Well you all know me and know I like to talk about the little know areas of PCD life, like this new spin on buffet type meals; food boards. For most people...
  • Flying with PCD

    Flying with PCD

    A few years during a family medical crisis involving my father I went a jumped on the first plane out of Minniapolis bound for my home state of Ohio. I wasn’t actively sick with and infection, but...
  • Caregiving


    There are many layers to caregiving when it involves a person who has primary ciliary dyskinesia. These layers peel back and change on the daily sometimes. It is definitely a strange onion to peel...
  • Nothing is Sacred when you have PCD

    Nothing is Sacred when you have PCD

    There are a lots of things that I’ve had to get used to as I grew up doing life with PCD. One of those things was learning that unlike most others I had no privacy. I mean absolutely none...


It has been another amazing year for the PCD Artist Project! I could not have asked for a more amazing group of artist who answered our call for artwork submissions the 2023 project. I’d like to take this opportunity to publicly thank each and every artist who participated in the fourth annual PCD Artist Project. With their talents I’m am happy to report that we’ve raised $500.00 and counting for the PCD Smiles cheer package program. Exhibit merchandise for the PCD Artist Project 2023 will be available for purchase throughout the next eighteen months. Please help us continue the PCD Smiles mission for shipping smiles to hospitalized PCD patients through the gift of a cheer package, no matter their age by purchasing any of our amazing PCD Artist Project merchandise today. We hope that you enjoy our video presentation of the 2023 exhibit.

To check out our 2023 exhibit please visit;  2023 PCD Artist Project

For more information on the PCD Artist Project please visit;  PCD Artist Project

PCD Smiles would like to extend an invitation to join our 5th annual PCD Artist Project in 2024. Project submissions begin April 2024. If you are a PCD artist or an artist with a PCD family member or are friends with a PCD patient we would love to have you join us in 2024.

For more information please join the PCD Artist Project Facebook group;  Turtle Talk Café 

🧡 All proceeds from the PCD Artist Project go to support the PCD Smiles Cheer Package program! 🧡

Visit our shop today for your exhibition merchandise and more!

Join our Facebook group Turtle Talk Café today, click here.

We have several ways that you can donate to PCD Smiles;

- Visit Smile E. Turtle's Amazon Wishlist

- For more information on how you can donate, please visit our "Donation" page to check out our "Do & Don't policies.

- Or sponsor a PCD Smiles cheer package today!

- To shop for your “Official” turtle care ribbon gear today, visit PCD Style or Smile E. Cove

Thank you for your consideration!

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