The Foundation For Sickle Cell Disease Research is having it’s grand opening! Make sure to attend ribbon cutting and become a part of history is South Florida! Did you know that Sickle Cell Disease is the most commonly diagnosed genetic disorder in newborns? 1 out of 10 African-Americans is a carrier (sickle cell trait) and 1 out of 100 Hispanic-Americans is a carrier. Many of us don’t know we are carriers. There are 3 million carriers in the United States and millions more in the Caribbean, Brasil, Africa, Saudi Arabia and India. Two carriers have a 25% of having a baby with Sickle Cell Disease. Individual can live into their 50’s and 60’s. There is no cure – But there can be!
Saturday, April 30, 10am-6pm – Quiet Waters Park, 401 S Powerline Rd, Deerfield Beach The 9th Annual PigOut Nâ€™ Deerfield Beach will take place in Quiet Waters Park at Shelter #10.Â This yearâ€™s PigOut featuresÂ Bar-B-Q competition that will include both Backyard and Professional Cookers,Â SingOut@PigOut,Â Wyatt Earp Wild West Show, aÂ kidâ€™s corner will be available to keep the […]
Thursday, December 19, 11:30am – The Ritz-Carlton, 1 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation is proud to partner with Fashion’s Fight for the second annual FearlessMS Fashion Luncheon. This event brings together fashion, advocacy, awareness and education. A myth surrounding MS is that this is a disease only affecting older […]
Tuesday, October 24, 11am-4pm – Burgerim at Flagler Park Plaza, 8229 W Flagler St, Miami Burgerim, Miami’s sizzling new gourmet burger chain hailing from Los Angeles, is kicking off their arrival to the South Florida market with a Grand Opening Burger Ball Tuesday, October 24! Discover the Burgerim difference as you celebrate with Miami’s very own celebrity DJ Irie, the […]