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Bone Marrow Registry Drive

June 30, 2016 @ 3 pm - 6 pm

Logo-BeTheMatchTransylvania Regional Hospital will host a Bone Marrow Registry Drive June 30 from 3-6 p.m. at the hospital lobby. People ages 18-44 are encouraged to participate in this drive.

For thousands with blood cancers like leukemia or other diseases like sickle cell anemia, a bone marrow transplant is their only option. There is no cost involved to either be on the registry or to donate should you be a match. A simple cheek swab puts you on the registry and if you are a match you typically go home the same day you donate.

Did you know that 70% of patients needing a marrow transplant do not have a match in their family. Come and join this lifesaving list.

If you are unable to attend the event, please join the registry online: join.bethematch.org/Jackson

If you have questions, call Addie Sanders at 704-942-6971 or email her at addie.sanders@nmdp.org.


June 30, 2016
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Transylvania Regional Hospital
260 Hospital Dr.
Brevard, NC 28712 United States
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