Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Rivella Lab

Support and Donors

Donating to the lab

Philanthropic donations power every specialized treatment and breakthrough discovery we make. By donating to CHOP, you will make a difference in the lives of children with sickle cell disease and thalassemia. You also become our partner as we treat the many health needs of people with these diseases, and continue to research the causes of these complex congenital disorders. To learn more about other ways you and/or your organization can provide CHOP with vital support, please contact Megan Fredericks, Associate Director of Development, at 267-426-2753 or

We are incredibly grateful to the following past and present donors, who through their selfless generosity and partnership have enabled us to further strengthen our research:

Past and Present Grants