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Sickle Cell Virtual Run/Walk

By Ivan Saul Cutler, Carolina Peacemaker / October 14, 2020

Front row: Earla Dorsett and Marianne Plaus. Second row: Georgia Bowser (left, green mask) and Lettie Taylor. Back Row (zig-zag): Zenobia Frazier; Michael Frazier, Pat Frazier, Necia Meadows, Thurstena Stephens and Charles Stevens.

A local team of walkers raised $250 funds for Sickle Cell research. Led by Pat Frazier, chairperson of the Health Committee of the Greensboro Branch NAACP.

The 11-member team socially distanced and walked 2.5 miles during the Seventh Annual Mind.Body.Soul 5K Walk/ Run, organized by The Piedmont Health Services Sickle Cell Agency.

Frazier’s team wore t-shirts memorializing Pastor Stacey Frazier.


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