When Alice’s best friend was diagnosed with leukemia, she and other friends banded together and swabbed their cheeks at a Gift of Life recruitment table at the “Israel in the Gardens” celebration in San Francisco, CA. Volunteering as a donor was a show of support for her friend, and Alice never really imagined that she would be asked to donate to a perfect stranger. That changed when she got a call from Gift of Life 14 years later.
Our three-page media fact sheet contains information about the Gift of Life Marrow Registry, and includes facts and statistics about blood cancers and bone marrow and peripheral blood stem cell transplantation. Click on the image to open the PDF file and download.