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Organization host free event: World Sickle Cell Day on the Riverwalk

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM)-  The Association of Sickle Cell, Lower Chattahoochee Region is hosting World Sickle Cell Day on the Riverwalk.

There will be a balloon release in honor of members who are living with Sickle Cell and those who passed away. This beautiful memorial event will be held on June 19th, National World Sickle Cell Observation Day. 

The event will begin at 6 p.m. at the Woodruff Riverfront Park, 100 Bay Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901.

The event is free and open to the public, however, they are open to accepting the suggested $1 donation for each balloon. 

For more information call 706.505.2923. 

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