The SCAY Awards recognizes devoted sickle cell advocates who have made invaluable contributions for the sickle cell community.


We are excited to announce

we are honoring advocates in

3 categories this year.

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The HBCU Sickle Cell College Tour is an event geared towards educating and raising awareness for sickle cell on Historically Black Colleges and University campuses.


Hosted by #BoldLipsForSickleCell

and Sickle Cell 101, this

event will be informative

and empowering!



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Sickle cell is inherited, meaning it is passed down from parent to child.


More Sickle Cell Facts

Sickle cell affects all races and is the most common genetic disorder in the world.

Red blood cells become sickle shaped making it harder to move through blood vessel.

This causes pain and complications.



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