- Makenzie suffers from sickle cell disease which affects the blood and comes with many issues including pain, infections and frequent blood transfusions.
- Sickle cell disease is predominantly found in African Americans.
- The family is passionate about educating their church and community on the need for minority blood donors to help sickle cell patients.
Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital is so important to patients and families of Northeast Ohio. Make a donation by calling the Holiday Lights at Victory Park phone bank at 216-983-5437 or text us at 51555. Make an online donation here.