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There are many ways to support and connect with people with SCD and their families.
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Get involved in our programs that educate, inspire, and mobilize individuals to create change.
By joining our programs, you can help raise awareness and share your experiences and expertise.
Join people with SCD and their families in person and online,
or lend a hand as a volunteer at our Sick Cells-hosted events.
September 1 - 30, 2020
The CURE SICKLE CELL NOW Move-On Event will be a month-long event throughout September 2020. Howard University invites you to register, and they will mail you a t-shirt that you can wear all month while getting your move-on – walking, running, dancing, anything you like. The month will be full of online activities, including Zumba, kickboxing, yoga classes, and other activities for all ages and abilities. Closing Ceremony on September 30th. Cost is $0-$25. Audience: Everyone!
September 23 - 25, 2020
Hosted by FSCDR, the 14th Annual SCD Research & Educational Symposium and 43rd National SCD Scientific Meeting is an exciting three-day meeting inviting more than 400 leading researchers, physicians, clinicians, stakeholders, advocates, and social workers with the common goal of finding better treatment, and ultimately, a cure for sickle cell disease. Audience: Medical providers, medical researchers, social workers.
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For mail donations, please make all checks payable to:
4512 River Drive
Lisle, IL 60532
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