Be the Match: Bone marrow registry drive today in Towsley Triangle 

February 14, 2018  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Elias has undergone dozens of testing and various procedures and has been diagnosed with a very rare immunity disorder. He is in need of a bone marrow transplant.

Every three minutes, someone is diagnosed with a blood cancer.

Please join the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program today in the Towsley Triangle until 5 p.m., where you can register to become a potential donor via a quick and easy cheek swab. Donors must be between the ages of 18-44 and in good health.

Please keep in mind, individuals who sign up will not be donating for a patient during this drive. The cheek swab will be used to add your tissure type to the Be The Match Donor Registry.

By joining hte registry, you can help save the life of someone like Elias, who has been fighting for his life since October 2017.

After undergoing dozens of tests and various procedures, Elias has been diagnosed with a very rare immunity disorder. Although he has already beaten many of the doctors’ predictions for his odds of survival, he still needs a bone marrow transplant. Receiving a transplant will aid in correcting his immune system and ensure a long and healthy life.

With your donor registration, you could be the match that Elias and others need to survive.