At the age of 53, Evie was diagnosed with stage 4 lymphoma. Thanks to Gift of Life, she received a successful transplant and was able to witness the marriage of her daughter and the birth of her three grandchildren. Evie is very involved "giving back" as a special advisor to Gift of Life and co-founder of Swab-a-Cheek, Save-a-Life.
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.