Kenton's blood stem cell donation provided a second chance at life for Laila—sparking a lifelong connection.
A life-changing experience
Laila and Kenton's powerful story holds a special place in both of their hearts. They hope their experience can help inspire others to donate.
With a few simple steps, you're on your way to making a big difference.
Create an account.
Order and return your cheek swab kit.
It could be weeks, months or years before you're contacted.
Be ready to donate—you could be someone's only hope.
About Be The Match®
For people with life-threatening blood cancers—like leukemia and lymphoma—or other diseases like sickle cell, a cure exists. Be The Match®️ connects patients with their donor match for a life-saving blood stem cell transplant. Be The Match provides patients and their families one-on-one support, education, and guidance before, during and after transplant. You can help save a life as a committed member of the Be The Match Registry®️, financial contributor or volunteer. To learn more about the cure, visit BeTheMatch.org or call 1 (800) MARROW-2.