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The Sickle Cell Community Consortium (SC3) is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Leadership Summit and General Assembly of Patients, Caregivers, and Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) to be held March 23-27, 2023, in Atlanta, GA. We are excited to announce that we will be in-person at the beautiful Hilton Garden Inn Buckhead this year.
We will convene the 7th annual gathering of sickle cell advocates and opinion leaders. This year’s theme, Expert Advocacy in the Digital World, is designed to provide workshops and training featuring nonprofit digital transformation, expanding the advocacy social footprint, virtual fundraising, and online activism.
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