Events

Upcoming Events

2019 Summer Health Fair

Date: June 29, 2019

Time: 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

The Sickle Cell Foundation of Greater Montgomery, Inc. will be attending Mercy Baptist Church's 2019 Summer Health Fair on Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 9:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. The goals of the event are to: 

  • Increase awareness of prevalent health issues in the community / state by providing: Educational information which addresses signs and symptoms, early recognition, and detection of prevalent health issues.
  • Identify community resources (ADPH, fitness centers, rehabs, durable medical supplies, support groups, community programs offered by hospital, clinics etc.) 
  • Increase participant’s knowledge of careers in health care to address the need for diversity in the health care setting.

For more information, please contact Ms. Katie Drake Speer at (334) 354-8540 or email at kds2195@charter.net.

 

Fourth Men and Women Expo, God's Church

Date: August 3, 2019

Time: 10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

The Sickle Cell Foundation of Greater Montgomery, Inc. will be participating in the 4th Annual Men and Women Expo at God's Church. The purpose of this expo is to provide an environment with teaching and activities that cater to health and wellness. Ms. Monique Hopkins will be present to perform Sickle Cell testing and education.

For more information, please call Minister Chasica Moore, Expo Coordinator at (334) 559-9697.

 

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, 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