The first step to being someone's cure is to join Be The Match Registry®. If you are between the ages of 18-44, committed to donating to any patient in need, and meet the health guidelines, there are two ways to join.
Join in-person at a donor registry drive in your community. Be The One to Save a Life®
Or join online today:
If you are between the ages of 18 and 35 patients especially need you. Research shows that cells from younger donors lead to more successful transplants. Doctors request donors in the 18-35 age group nearly 75% of the time.
Under 18 years old? Click here to sign up for the Under 18 Pre-Registry. You will receive information about ways to stay involved with our life-saving mission and a reminder to join when you're eligible.
When you join Be The Match Registry, your tissue type is added to the registry. It’s not a marrow donation; you don't actually donate until you are a match for a patient. Learn more about what it means to be a possible match for a patient.
Other ways to be the cure
There are many other ways you can be the cure for patients with blood cancers.
- Join our social media communities and spread the word
- Attend Be The Match events in your community
- Become a volunteer
- Contribute financially to help support blood cancer patients
Check out FAQs about donation or call us at 1 (800) MARROW2 for more information about bone marrow donation.