These are the stories of Sicklers (People living with the disease), those living with the trait, parents, and caregivers.


Jasmine Bailey was apart of a high school team from Ft. Lauderdale, FL who performed on HBO's Brave New Voices.  I call myself privileged to have been apart of Jasmine's life as her mentor, she passed away in 2013 as a college student with so many hopes and dreams.

Anthony Brewton Maddox of Spartanburg, SC joined the angels in heaven on July 28, 2014.

Anthony Brewton Maddox of Spartanburg, SC joined the angels in heaven on July 28, 2014.

A mother's explanation of how she cares for her daughter who lives with Sickle Cell Disease