Toks and Wale Sickle Cell Ministries Corporations shall exist for these specific purposes:
– To provide counseling and educations about sickle cell disease to the patients, their parents, and caregivers.
– To disseminate information about the disease and current management technique to individuals and all interested parties in the potential sickle cell populace such that patients and parents can have good quality of life.
– To offer information about screening for the disease and directs patients to hospitals and research centers such as the National Institute of Health (NIH) for treatments and participation in clinical trials. The organization also plans to work with churches, community groups, and civic organizations to continue providing these services. The Corporation shall be and is a non-profit corporation under the laws of the State of Texas. The service area of the Corporation is not limited by specific geographic boundary, therefore, the corporation offers help wherever help is need for sickle cell.
Bolanle Olaniran, PhD