08 March 2020 | Jinja Dam Waters, Jinja, Uganda.
THE INAUGURAL SICKLE CELL RUN
Raising Hope International Friends (RHIF) in a special way is proud to announce our debut 2020 Jinja SICKLE CELL RUN Slated for 8th March (International women’s day) Sunday at Rugby Grounds (Dams Water) .
The Run will kick off at 7:AM from Jinja #Rugby #Grounds/Dams #Water with a 5km to 10KM run.
At the same venue, There will be Free Sickle Cell counseling and testing, Free Consultation, Blood donation and referral for Sickle Cell victims.
1) The purpose of this event is to raise funds to develop quality transitional programming focusing on support (Home Care mgt), Advocacy and awareness of sickle cell disease in Uganda which we believe it will make the special group is Sickle Cell warriors and the care takers exhilarated .
2) To promote public awareness of SCD amongst health care professionals regarding the needs and experiences of families living with sickle cell disease.
3) To engage individuals and families living with sickle cell disease in planning and implementation of complications preventative strategies required to optimize care.