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Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Day and Thalassemia Awareness Day Bill 255 Becomes Law

“I am so thankful that I had the opportunity to meet with Lanre – Founder of the Sickle Cell Awareness Group of Ontario – when I was first elected, to learn more about how much of an impact this disease causes for so many people in our communities,” said Khanjin.

Alliance of Global SCD Organizations Holds Inaugural Meeting

Canadian-Nigerian Lanre Tunji-Ajayi Elected Interim President … Amsterdam, Netherlands, January 2020, An inaugural Face-to-Face meeting of the Global SCD Alliance (#globalSCD) took place in Amsterdam with delegates attending from as far afield as Australia, Bahrain, Canada and the United States. Sickle Cell Disorder is the world’s best-known genetic health condition with no racial or geographical…

Nigerian-Canadian Lanre Tunji-Ajayi Gets Canada’s Medal of Honour

Season of Honours for Canada’s #1 SCD Activist It all began with trying to immortalize a younger brother and a fallen SCD hero when Lanre Tunji-Ajayi established the Seed Of Life Philanthropic Organization, SOLPO, which later morphed into the Sickle Cell Awareness Group of Ontario (SCAGO). Mrs. Tunji-Ajayi poured all her energy into her project,…