The AS ONE Foundation

The AS ONE Foundation

About Us

The As One Foundation was established in 2007 as a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization to facilitate community programs both individually and in conjunction with similar organizations and to honor the memory of Devaughn Darling, who died prematurely of exertional sickling, a condition that can affect people living with sickle cell trait.


To educate and increase awareness of sickle cell trait while encouraging youth to achieve their dreams in the face of life’s challenges.

As One Core Values


To support and enhance youth development by providing youth-centered activities and opportunities to develop character, values, sportsmanship, responsibility and positive relationships through a foundation that is supported and valued both nationally and internationally.