#NOPAININTHEPLAYROOM is headed by two of the most dopest #SiCKLECELL advocates out here! Omeeka and Diamond Ray breathe this awareness! I will be posting their retail throughout the day as well as a community discussion from their page on my site SHAWNSTESTIMONY.COM this evening. #TEAMSICKLECELL Give them some love and support family by investing in our grass roots charities and foundations. #ONELOVE Lashawn H
Jimi Olaghere said sickle cell anemia has given him “a lifetime of pain,” but has also pointed his company in a fresh direction.
Olaghere knew his business needed a change after a recent sickle cell-related trip to the emergency room. While he for treatment, he saw #teamsicklecell scroll by on his Instagram page. The tech entrepreneur and owner of Geek Supply Company said it was then that he decidedto use his tech skills to help combat issues surrounding his debilitating disease.
“After stumbling across the #teamsicklecell hashtag, I was engaged and I was excited. I wanted to build upon that and create awareness,” Olaghere said. “Right now there is really no one out there talking about [sickle cell] and I think we need to broadcast the message that it is okay to talk about it. As a child I was not encouraged to speak about how it affected me and even as an adult I have been afraid to talk about it because I didn’t...READ THE ARTICLE IF INTERESTED ON SHAWNSTESTIMONY.COM
AUGUST SICKLE CELL SHOWCASE
Our brother in arms Mr.Olaghere is one of two owners of this company that has SCD. The company truly gives back and supports this community WITHOUT being asked to! That is just a part of him. He is the SHAWNSTESTIMONY.COM showcase NEXT month but I'm starting early! Give him some love and support family!
These two have been doing no pain in the playroom since September 18, 2011, when they had their first event, a Benefit concert in Long Beach.
When I'm not spreading awareness for sickle cell with no pain in the playroom I'm at home playing video games or at work as a security professional.
The MAY Sickle Showcase
I swear that this is an artist! I'm just in awe of the talent and the sentiment behind the beginning of this business will have you in tears.
I'M DEFINITELY NOT BEING BIASED CAUSE HIM MY BAAABYYY BUBBA. NAH Y'ALL...ON THE REAL, THIS PHENOM OF A MAN IS AN ARTIST. AND NO YOUR EYES WERE NOT DECEIVING YOU. ..IT SAID SUGAR FREE. MY BROTHER WAS THE FIRST PERSON WHO WAS GOING ON AND
ON ABOUT NATURAL MEDS AND JUST HEALTHY LIVING. BEING THAT HE HAS TWO BABIES WITH THIS ILLNESS AND HIS LIVING THE #SYCKLYFE HIMSELF...THIS IS WHAT HE DID. MAKING ALL OF THESE DELICIOUS DESSERTS...SUGAR FREE. DUUUUDEE...WHEN I SAY THAT YOU COULDN'T TELL
#BIBLE! YOU ALREADY KNOW WHERE MY MIND WENT...BOY YOU KNOW THAT YOU CAN SELL THIS RIGHT. SO NO AGAIN ABOUT BEING BIASED...HE GOT SKILLZ.
The showcase of CHARITIES FOUNDATIONS BUSINESSES that go HARD for our community.
THIS PICTURE IS ONE NIGHT WHEN NAS WOKE UP IN PAIN. YOU ALL HAVE BEEN HERE. THIS MAN IS ONE OF THE BEST MEN THAT I'VE EVER KNOWN IN MY WHOLE LIFE. JUST WATCHING HIM AS HE SOFTLY AND GENTLY TAKES CARE OF THOSE TWO S.I.T. (SOLDIERS IN TRAINING)...IS
TEAM SICKLECELL/CHRONIC PAIN/RARE DISEASE/INVISIBLE ILLNESS...WE ARE UNDER ATTACK AND WE ARE DYING FASTER THAN EVER!! THE MORE ADVOCACY PAGES THE MORE POWERFUL WE BECOME! SimpleSite is the easiest way to get your own website. Changing design and adding content is really easy guys. I love it! AGAIN...I believe that the more websites out here...the stronger we become." Go thru my WHOLE site and see why I am endorsing them! Yes...VERY COOL!