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

Stem Cells
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 002

Donated blood lasts no longer than 42 days.

Reason 018

Over 80 diseases can be treated with stem cell transplants.

Stem Cells
Reason 015

Donating cord blood won't affect your delivery.

Cord Blood
Reason 057

Only 4 hospitals in Canada accept cord blood donations. The BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre in Vancouver is one of them.

Cord Blood