ST. CROIX — Residents will get the chance to party with a purpose during the annual sickle cell awareness banquet Sunday.

The event, hosted by the Virgin Islands Sickle Cell Parent Support Group, will be from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Great Hall on the University of the Virgin Islands Albert Sheen campus.

— Contact Brandy Brookes at 340-714-9131 or email bbrookes@dailynews.vi.