Walk, Run for Sickle Cell

Walk, Run for Sickle Cell

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cause completed on Sep 20, 2013





The purpose of the Chattanooga Scenic City Sickle Corporation is to increase the awareness of sickle cell disease, provide a network for adult sickle cell clients, and to develop a system of transitional services that will assist adolescents living with sickle cell disease through their transition into adulthood.


why should people support this cause

People should support this Cause because there are numerous amounts of people being born daily with this inherited blood disease who don't understand its severity. Although, there's no cure for sickle cell anemia, being diagnosed with this disease isn't a death sentence. This event will help educate the local community about sickle cell disease, its affects, and will help to equip people with the tools and literature needed to help combat the disease.


who would benefit from addressing this cause

This Walk, Run for Sickle cell will benefit individuals in Chattanooga affected with the sickle cell disease. Funds raised from the event will also aid in the effort to increase awareness in Hamilton County.


when it should get started

Those interested in generously donating to the Walk, Run for Sickle Cell may do so immediately!

when it should be finished

September 14, 2013 @ 10:00 a.m.


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5801 Champion Road
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37416