Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Oregon COVID-19 Emergency Fundraiser
We are in uncharted waters with COVID-19, which is creating growing challenges for our sickle cell community. This is a time when our advocacy is most needed,” Sickle cell disease (SCD) is an inherited blood disorder. It alters the flow of hemoglobin – the red blood cell molecule that delivers life-giving oxygen to the body’s organs and tissues – which can cause life-threatening multi-organ failure, debilitating pain, and even death.
Our non-profit organization is on the frontline of support, including assisting with food security, housing, childcare and healthcare, internet installation and help with tele health services. To continue our commitment to our clients, funds are needed for operating support we need your support.
Those looking to help can donate to the COVID-19 Emergency Fund to support The Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Oregon by cell to 503 249-1366 or PayPal or by mailing a check or money order to: P.O. Box 11124, Portland, OR 97211.