"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 022

Organ transplant recipients may also need blood.

Blood
Reason 007

To give back to your community.

Blood
Reason 029

Most life saving cord blood is discarded.

Cord Blood
Reason 043

Because someone asked.

Plasma
Blood