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Warriors in the Spotlight

Interviews with sickle cell warriors around the world

Meet Julius: IT Student, Poet, Warrior

Julius is a student that has figured out how to balance his goals, inspiration, and life with sickle cell.

Meet Clayton: CPS Investigator, Husband, Father and Warrior.

This week's warrior is a father, husband and advocate for at-risk youth. Clayton doesn't let anything slow him down. Read his inspiring story next...

Ms Sheree: Medicaid Service Coordinator and Asst. Job Coach

This week's warrior in the spotlight Ms Sheree, has forged her own place in the world: holding down a busy, demanding job; a vibrant home life and reminds us that there is no reason you can't! Oh yeah, and she has sickle cell.

Meet Tiara Williams: College Student, Daughter, Champion, Warrior!

    Today we will be speaking with Tiara Williams, a 21 year old from Chicago, who is a dedicated student and warrior. Her goal is...

Meet Mia: IRS Rep, Student, Warrior, SURVIVOR!

Meet Mia Robinson, a goal oriented, focused and determined woman who is taken the challenges of life, survived and THRIVED. Read more of her amazing story next.

Meet Amanda: Mom/Grad Student/Social Worker/Warrior

This weeks' warrior is Miss Amanda, smart, independent woman who doesn't take no for an answer. Read more about her determination and tenacity, and how she took on her College system---and won.

Meet Malayesia: 17, High School Graduate, Determined Warrior!

This week's warrior is Malayesia, a recent high school graduate who has the world at her feet.

A World Without Sickle Cell

A poem written by Vicki Glarum, a mother of a child with sickle cell disease. Envisioning a world without sickle cell...

Lakiea Bailey, Scientist, Researcher, SC Warrior

This week's warrior is Lakiea Bailey, an intelligent, beautiful woman who is dedicated to sickle cell research, is defending her doctoral thesis in Regenerative Medicine, and oh yeah, she has sickle cell.

Meet Kai: Fly, 5 and Alive!!!

This week's warrior is only 5 years old! Remember when you were 5?
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