Martin Center Sickle Cell Initiative’s mission is to aid and enhance the lives of those affected by Sickle Cell and associated disorders by providing client services, patient and family advocacy, and education.
We are committed to providing essential programs and services to benefit individuals and families affected by Sickle Cell. We also educate clients as well as community members by providing access to quality educational experiences.
2022 Youth Ambassador
My name is Ashae Villafana. I am 10 years old. I was diagnosed with Sickle Cell Disease one week after I was born. My mom and I are a team. It’s because of her that I am who I am.