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Honoring Mom Through Giving Back

Although they felt as if their world was coming to an end when their mom was diagnosed with Leukemia on September 3, 2012 Tracy’s family bonded together to help their mom fight the life threatening disease. ... [More] MORE
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Giving Life Back

Jake donated bone marrow to Sandy, a 54 year old woman with Chronic Idiopathic Myelofibrosis. Sandy was matched with three potential donors, “they determined that Jake was the best one,” she recalled. ... [More] MORE
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Gift of Life's Facebook App!

Did you know that Gift of Life was the first registry in the world to recruit donors online through its website in 2000?  Since that time, thousands of donors have signed up through Gift of Life’s website an... [More] MORE
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Ten Out of Ten

“My new birthday is October 25, 2011,” proclaimed Debi Jackman.  The date, she explained, is when she received a bone marrow transplant from a complete stranger.  It is the date she received the g... [More] MORE
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A Different Kind of Challenge

When Dr. Patricia Weitsman received a diagnosis of Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS), she was shocked.  “You don’t expect it from someone who’s young and active,” Patricia stated. “Activ... [More] MORE
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Campus Swab

It’s back to school, which means back to student life. This year Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation wants to go big on college campuses, educating students on what it means to be volunteer donors and giving them... [More] MORE
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The Heroes at Camp Darom

For everyone at Camp Daron, this summer was different. The story of one little boy inspired teens to work together and donate a $1,000 grant to Gift of Life. Rabbi Avichai Pepper runs the camp, and this year, he began ... [More] MORE
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Baking for Life

Before being old enough to donate, twins, Brooke and Emily, found a way to help patients in need through The Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation. The girls have been acquainted with Gift of Life for some time now, as B... [More] MORE
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Making Goals Off of the Hockey Rink

Andrew G. believes that if you have a gift, you should share it with the world.  At the age of nineteen, he has already shared the greatest gift of all with someone who he has never met – the gift of life.&n... [More] MORE
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Finding the HERO in You at Camp Travels to Canada

What happens when two friends with different strengths collaborate together in order to achieve a shared goal? Brandon Lablong and Ryan Levey are no strangers to the Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation. While a student... [More] MORE
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