Amanda: A Young Mom’s Health and Hope Renewed

A bone marrow transplant helped restore Amanda’s hopes and dreams of watching her babies grow up – dreams that were nearly taken away by Leukemia. Today Amanda works to help other patients like her get a second chance at life.
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“By doing so little, you get back so much.” - Melissa

For Melissa Gonzalez, donating bone marrow was a life-changing experience.
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5 Million Potential Lifesavers Registered Worldwide!

We are thrilled to announce that globally the Delete Blood Cancer and DKMS family has recruited five million people as potential donors! Join us in celebrating this milestone!
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Join the SAM Movement!

The SAM movement aims to change the odds for blood cancer patients by registering new potential bone marrow donors in 50 states.
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If you are a patient, a family member or a donor who would like to share your bone marrow transplant or donation story, we’d love to hear it and share it
It’s stories like yours that inspire so many to register as bone marrow donors.Share your story!
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Approximately 1 in every 500 African Americans is born with sickle cell disease. Unfortunately, Tiffany was one of them. But she wasn't about to let it stop her from pursuing her dreams.
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Upcoming Drives

Join us in one of our upcoming registration drives to sign up as a bone marrow donor, make a gift or volunteer.
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Moms Don't Give Up

Mandy Manocchio

Mandy Manocchio

Mandy's fight against blood cancer shows that it takes a village—a global one—to create a family and save a mom.
Mandy's Story
"I swabbed in memory of my mother, who lost her battle with lymphoma in 2007" - Eric Davenport
"I have yet to hear that I am a match for anybody, but I will be honored to do what I can to help save a life when I get my chance!""