Disease, Disorders, Medical Disciplines

American Sickle Cell Anemia Association

Together We Can Beat Sickle Cell

aka ASCAA

Cleveland, OH

Mission

The American Sickle Cell Anemia Association was incorporated in 1971 as a nonprofit organization. The mission of the organization is to provide comprehensive education, testing, counseling and supportive services to the population at risk for sickle cell anemia and it's variants. Further, its intent is to insure quality and quantity care in the provision of comprehensive service to affected individuals and families.

Ruling Year

1973

Executive Director

Mrs. Ira Bragg-Grant

Main Address

10900 Carnegie Ave. DD1-201

Cleveland, OH 44106 USA

Keywords

sickle cell, american, disease, chronic, kids, testing, sickle cell anemia, anemia, disease, genetic, trait

EIN

23-7178345

 Number

5035271909

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Specifically Named Diseases (G80)

Community Health Systems (E21)

IRS Filing Requirement

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Our programs

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American Sickle Cell Anemia Association

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

Not Applicable

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

Yes

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

Yes

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

Yes