"I always tell people that there’s more than one way to give back."

Stem Cells
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Tom, blood and stem cell recipient

In 2014, Tom was diagnosed with MDS (Myelodysplastic syndrome). It was this shocking diagnosis that inspired him to start building awareness within his community for the importance of joining the adult stem cell registry to give patients like himself better odds of finding a match for a stem cell transplant.

 

Reason 047

To honour the lives of those we’ve lost.

Blood
Plasma
Reason 040

Patients undergoing heart surgery may need up to five units of blood.

Organs & Tissues
Blood
Reason 001

Every 60 seconds someone in Canada needs blood.

Blood
Stem Cells
Reason 039

Financial gifts save lives.

Financial