Bone Marrow Donor

We interrupt our celebrations…

2019-06-09T09:29:10+00:00June 9th, 2019|

We interrupt our celebrations… What do a seven-year-old boy in New York, a three-year-old girl in Baltimore, and an eight-year-old boy in Los Angeles have in common? Other than playing games and being with their pets, they are all living on borrowed time. And you may be able to save them. During Multiracial Heritage Week, we do a lot of celebrating and talk about being multiracial, but we also remind people about becoming bone marrow donors for sick children and adults with blood diseases. There is a blood cancer diagnosis [...]

Bone Marrow Match Needed

2019-03-26T20:47:35+00:00March 26th, 2019|

7-year-old SoCal boy with cancer needs mixed-race bone marrow match to save his life When a cancer patient is trying to find a stem cell donor, ethnicity is one of the determinants in finding that perfect match. When a cancer patient is trying to find a stem cell donor, ethnicity is one of the determinants in finding that perfect match. One local child is having a particularly challenging time and needs your help. Seven-year-old Ryan knows it's going to be a long while before he sees his cat again. The [...]

News From Be the Match

2016-07-20T07:06:13+00:00July 20th, 2016|

Generous Marrow Transplant Recipient Provides $50,000 in Matching Funds Bill Pomeroy (R), transplant recipient, with his wife and his marrow donor, Brent. Bill’s foundation, The William G. Pomeroy Foundation, is sponsoring a $50,000 match offer to help transplant patients and their families. Give now. Through our matching gift campaign, you have an opportunity to do so much for patients in need. The William G. Pomeroy Foundation will match the first $50,000 received by July 31, for a total of $100,000. The money will be used to:   Add new members [...]

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