Patients & Physicians

National Sickle Cell Awareness Month Community Events

In honor of National Sickle Cell Awareness Month in September 2019, GBT is sharing information about upcoming community events organized by various sickle cell community-based organizations. Interested in participating in an event near you? Click on the relevant link below for more information and/or registration details.

Upcoming Community Events:

Cayenne Wellness Center
Sept 5-7, 2019: 11th Annual Sickle Cell Disease Educational Symposium (San Diego, CA)

Queens Sickle Cell Advocacy Network
Sept 7, 2019: 19th Annual New York Walk-A-Thon (Queens, NY)

Uriel E. Owens Sickle Cell Disease Association of the Midwest
Sept 7, 2019: 9th Annual Fun Walk (Kansas City, MO)

Sickle Cell Disease Association of America Michigan Chapter, Inc.
Sept 14, 2019: Sickle Cell Matters Walk (Detroit, MI)

Supporters of Families with Sickle Cell Disease, Inc.
Sept 14, 2019: 6th Annual Sickle Cell Walk, Run, Jog For a Cure and Health Expo 2019! (Tulsa, OK)

Sickle Cell Society
Sept 14, 2019: 40th Anniversary Gala Ball (London, UK)

Sickle Cell Anemia Awareness San Francisco
Sept 14, 2019: 6th Annual KMJ Sickle Cell Warrior Walk (San Francisco, CA)

Sickle Cell Houston
Sept 14, 2019: 3rd Annual Sickle Cell Houston Walk 5K/1K (Houston, TX)

Martin Center
Sept 20, 2019: 50th Anniversary Martin Center Sickle Cell Initiative (Indianapolis, IN)

The Sickle Cell Foundation of Tennessee
Sept 21, 2019: Mark Walden Memorial Sickle Cell 5K (Memphis, TN)

Dreamsickle Kids Foundation
Sept 21, 2019: 2nd Annual Las Vegas Sickle Cell Walk (Las Vegas, NV)

William E. Proudford Sickle Cell Fund Inc.
Sept 24, 2019: 14th Annual Rockin’ the Red for Sickle Cell Fundraiser (Baltimore, MD)

Sickle Cell Foundation of Minnesota
Sept 27, 2019: Sickle Cell-ebration of Hope Gala (St. Paul, MN)

Sickle Cell Thalassemia Patients Network
Sept 28, 2019 (every Friday): Strive New York – Free After-School Program for Teens with Sickle Cell (New York, NY)

Sickle Cell Association of St. Louis
Sept 28, 2019: Committed to the Cause: Sickle Cell Gala (St. Louis, MO)

Kids Conquering Sickle Cell Disease Foundation
Sept 28, 2019: Sickle Cell & Chronic Pain Management Symposium (Orlando, FL)