WHO WE SERVE
The Aaron Ardoin Foundation Supporting Sickle Cell Research & Education is helping to improve the lives of persons affected by sickle cell disease and has undertaken several efforts, including:
- Engaging with community stakeholders to raise awareness of sickle cell disease.
- Providing grants to local community organizations to fund adult education workshops on sickle cell.
- Awarding grants to 501(c)(3) organizations that support sickle cell disease research and education.
- Endowing a Visiting Professorship for sickle cell disease The Aaron Ardoin Visiting Professorship on Sickle Cell at the Washington University School of Medicine is made possible through the support of David and Thelma Steward and World Wide Technology Inc., a St. Louis based high tech-company, in honor of Aaron and to elevate awareness and the science of sickle cell disease.