TEAM NOVARTIS will be participating in the Tackle Sickle Cell 5K on Sunday, May 19. The event will be held in beautiful Liberty State Park, overlooking the Manhattan skyline.
Please join your NJ- based Novartis colleagues, families and friends for a fun day walking or running -- and support our efforts to make a difference in the lives of people living with sickle cell disease!
There is no fee to participate. Please consider making a donation (totally voluntary).
Tackle Sickle Cell and Embrace Kids Foundation
The Tackle Sickle Cell Campaign is a partnership between the McCourty twins and Embrace Kids Foundation and aims to educate the public, increase blood donors and raise money & awareness for the fight against sickle cell disease.
Embrace Kids Foundation was founded in 1991 and is located in New Brunswick, NJ. The Foundation assists families whose children have cancer, sickle cell and other blood disorders in the NJ/NYC metropolitan area. The goal is to address and support spiritual, emotional and financial issues of the kids and their families. All programs and services are free to families and include emergency financial assistance, individualized tutoring, counseling, and inspirational events and holiday parties.
Any contribution will help! All donations are 100% tax-deductible.