Be The Match is a movement that engages a growing community of people inspired to help patients who need a marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant.
Be The Match is dedicated to saving lives.
You have the power to help. Donating marrow or umbilical cord blood, volunteering and recruitment drives, events or on social media; or contributing financially can all help give someone a future - a chance of overcoming leukemia or other life-threatening diseases.
There are thousands of people of all ages in need of a transplant who won’t make it without the help of others.
To join the marrow registry it takes just a few sample swabs from inside your cheek. After that you will be a registered marrow donor. Simple.
Take the first step at www.BeTheMatch.org
1. We all have the power to help and the power to give hope. That's what Be The Match is about. Become a marrow registry member at www.bethematch.org.
2. Be an ambassador: Send an e-card. Tell others to join the registry.
3. Many more are needed. The more people who join our Be The Match community, the more patients we will help — together.
4. Thousands of cancer patients depend on us to raise funds to grow the registry, provide financial assistance, and advance medical discovery.