• 6th Annual Run/Walk for Sickle Cell


    Channel 9 Meteorologist Tony Sadiku will host the Piedmont Health Services and Sickle Cell Agency's 6th Annual 3K Sickle Cell Run/Walk on Sat., Aug. 31 in Uptown Charlotte.

    When you participate in a Sickle Cell Run/Walk event, you are helping raise awareness and funds for patients and families affected by this chronic disease. Your participation helps provide priceless support to those in need.

    Join us for a day of fun and fundraising, while supporting the Sickle Cell cause.

    Event Details: 

    Date: Saturday, August 31, 2019 

    Time: Registration: 6:30am-7:30am, Event begins at 8:00am

    Location: Uptown Charlotte, NC (Corner of S. Mint Street between Romare Bearden Park and BB&T Baseball Stadium)

     Click here to register for the 6th Annual 3K Sickle Cell Run/Walk


    Piedmont Health Services and Sickle Cell Agency (PHSSCA) has served North Carolina communities since 1970. Our mission is to provide outreach, education, screening and case management for people with high-risk health problems. Our vision is to be a leading community-based preventive health and outreach agency for all people.

    PHSSCA provides comprehensive sickle cell services in the following seven North Carolina counties: Guilford, Forsyth, Alamance, Rockingham, Randolph, Caswell and Mecklenburg. 

    In addition to sickle cell services, we also provide many other vital services such as HIV/AIDS education and outreach, child development programs and free wellness clinics.


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