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Jewel Darbone

Jew-EL Darbone is a 30yr old sickle cell warrior dedicated to sickle cell advocacy and empowerment. She is one of the founders and CEO of 501c3 Nonprofit organization #Boldlipsforsicklecell. #Boldlipsforsicklecell started as a social media awareness challenge for sickle cell disease, it has now turned into a full fledge organization that hosts various events within the community. #BLFSC encourages all sickle cell warriors to Be Bold and Speak Up about sickle cell as well as empowering them to live bold fulfilling lives. As a social media consultant Jew-EL's dedication to sickle cell awareness, advocacy and empowerment will not stop. She is very vocal about the mental health issues she faces daily. She has been apart of mental health panels as well as using social media to advocate for mental health. Jew-EL is dedicated to making her sickle cell community better.