Sickle Cell Disease

MCSCI Game Night with Indy Eleven

Partnership is an important means of getting things accomplished.  That is why MCSCI is proud and happy to be partnering with the Indy Eleven this year.  This partnership includes co-branding of literature, social media promotions and free match tickets for distribution to MCSCI clients and their families.  The icing on the cake was the MCSCI […]

MCSCI Named Indy Eleven Community Partner

Martin Center Sickle Cell Initiative has been chosen to be one of this year’s community partners of the Indy Eleven Soccer Team. For each home game throughout the 2015 season, Indy Eleven will feature one local philanthropic, arts or community organization to serve as the Philanthropic Ticket Partner of the match.  As part of the […]

2015 Indiana Sickle Cell Conference Will Empower Attendees

Martin Center Sickle Cell Initiative (MCSCI) and the Indiana Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center (IHTC) will present the 2015 Indiana Sickle Cell Conference on April 24, 2015.  The conference will take place at the Ivy Tech Community College Corporate College and Culinary Center at 2820 N. Meridian Street.  It will begin with registration and a continental […]

MCSCI’s 2015 Annual Campaign is Underway

Throughout 2014, we have been saying that “There is hope on the horizon for Sickle Cell.” We say this because there are many promising developments that will one day improve life for those affected by SCD. Yet, the fact is that the hope is still out there on the horizon. There still is no widely […]

Awareness Without Action = Status Quo

As another Sickle Cell Awareness Month dawns, we are encouraged to see that there is so much hope on the horizon for SCD. There are numerous advances being made on multiple levels, from new research to new medications to strengthening bonds within the community itself. These are all signs that things are changing for the […]