Our September programs.
September was sickle cell awareness month celebrated all over the world by warriors and sickle cell NGOs, Audrey Sickle Cell Foundation is not left on this. Our core purpose of this foundation is to Advocate, create awareness, educate and support the less privilege warriors in our immediate community.
Audrey Sickle Cell Foundation (ASCF) is pioneering a coordinated effort in Warri to reach out and support Warriors in Warri and also non warriors. The vision of ASCF is to reduce Sickle Cell Disorder to its barest minimum, this means non warriors have to join in this vision.
For the month of September ASCF partnered with various corporate bodies in the city of Warri to carry out these activities.
- know their genotype. (there is an ongoing free genotype test at Clevehill Clinic Airport Road)
- Market Awareness
- School education on genotype testing and sickle cell
- Online Advocacy via social media handles
- Presentation of routine drugs to warriors
- Free vaccines for warriors
- Presentation of certificate to partners and sponsors
- Radio Presentation
We Did our awareness programs at Ugborikoko Market, Delta Careers College, Ugborikoko Secondary School,Dom Domingos Secondary School in the month of September, Here are some of the pictures
Our special thanks goes to the following partners and sponsors West-end hospitals, Safari Pharmacies, Clevelhill Clinic,Melbess Medicine Stores, Ehiedu Foundation,Lily Clinic,NewWarri, Cassou photography and others who choose to remain anonymous who helped the NGO actualized its dream to warriors and the residents of Warri during our September sickle cell awareness month, it was actually a September to remember.