Few Foundations Are Backing Work on Sickle Cell Disease. It's Time for That to Change — Inside Philanthropy
In honor of #WorldSickleCellDay coming up this weekend, we encourage you to check out this Inside Philanthropy article that explores ways #philanthropy in the United States has shown a "particularly weak response" to sickle cell disease, an autoimmune disorder that disproportionately affects Black people. http://ow.ly/hcxQ50F9Sjw
In the United States, philanthropy has shown a particularly weak response around one disease that disproportionately affects Black people. We look at the state of philanthropy around sickle cell disease, and what needs to improve.