Events

Upcoming Events

Special Needs Workshop (Caring for Loved Ones)

Date: August 24, 2019

Time: 10:00 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.

Sponsored By: Bernard Mathis, New York Life Insurance Company

The workshop will take place at the Alabama State University Continuing Education Building located at 32 Commerce Street, Montgomery, AL 36104.

RSVP-Space is limited / (334) 467-1108

 

Clinical and Patient Perspectives on Sickle Cell Disease

Date: September 5, 2019

Time: 5:00 P.M.

If you are a medical professional, join Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation for an engaging Sickle Cell Disease Educational National Broadcast on Thursday, September 5, 2019. Leading experts in Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) will discuss the history, pathophysiology, and complexities of SCD; and patients will share their journey managing this chronic vascular disease. To register for the broadcast, please visit www.perspectivesonscdbroadcast.com.

 

Children's Harbor Transition Camp 2019
Date: September 6 - 8, 2019

Children's Harbor is hosting a camp for 15- to 19-year-olds with a chronic illness who are transitioning from pediatric to adult physician care. For more information, please contact Ms. Janice Crow at (205) 638-6608.

 

Sickle Cell Blood Drive, Community Congregational Church

Date: September 15, 2019

Time: 10:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

This event is open to the community. There will be prizes, Sickle Cell souvenirs, and pizza. T-shirts will be given away to donors. 

For those looking to donate blood at this event, please do not donate after July 15, 2019.

To sign up to be a donor or for more information, please call the Sickle Cell Foundation of Greater Montgomery, Inc. at (334) 286-9122 or 1 (888) 767-4255, or call Reverend Raymonda Speller at (334) 265-4411.

 

"Generation S: You Are Not Alone" Meeting

Date: September 26, 2019

Time: 6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.

It's time to end the silence surrounding Sickle Cell Disease. Come out and connect with others living with this disease and explore the Generation S initiative. The guest speaker for the evening will be Dr. Felicia Wilson, Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist and Professor of Pediatrics at University of South Alabama.

Space is limited, RSVP by September 16, 2019. To RSVP, or for any questions, please call (334) 286-9122 or 1 (888) 767-4255.

 

Get Fit Selma! 2019

Date: September 28, 2019

Time: 8:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.

The Sickle Cell Foundation of Greater Montgomery, Inc. will be participating in Get Fit Selma! on September 28, 2019. This event will provide information and resources to empower the citizens of Dallas County and surrounding areas to live healthier, better-informed, and safer lives. The goal of this event is to foster greater education in health and disease prevention by providing health screenings, educational information, and related activities.

For more information, please call Ms. Sarah Nixon at (334) 872-8078 or Ms. Stephanie Hamm at (512) 301-5029, or email getfitselma@gmail.com

 

Ministry About People (MAP): Redirecting Your Life

Date: October 5, 2019

Time: 11:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

The Sickle Cell Foundation will be participating in Calvary Presbyterian Church's Ministry about People (MAP) event. The purpose of this event is to help the local community redirect their lives in a direction that is prosperous--not just financially--but mentally, physically, and spiritually. Ms. Monique Hopkins will be present to give Sickle Cell Education.

For more information, please contact Mr. Larry Bullock at (334) 220-0245.

 

2019 Health and Wellness Fair

Date: November 12, 2019

Time: 2:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

The Sickle Cell Foundation of Greater Montgomery, Inc. will be participating in Hyundai MOBIS Alabama's 2019 Health and Wellness Fair. The purpose of this event is to promote health and wellbeing, the importance of good nutrition, physical activity, and stress reduction. Ms. Monique Hopkins will be present to give Sickle Cell Education and perform screenings

For more information, please contact Mr. Jee Hwan Choi, EHS Sr. Specialist-HR Division, at (334) 387-4885