Kim Kardashian West will be recognized for helping to connect an organ donor and recipient through the Gift of Life bone marrow registry.
Six months after the death of Ayelet Galena, the toddler continues to have an impact. A donor drive in her name has resulted in 42 bone marrow matches and five transplants.
JEWISH GENETICS: Since the beginning of “Got Swabbed?” bone marrow drive, one college registered over 5,500 students. Thirteen ended up as donors.
What happens when Jewish parents decide to share with the blogosphere their toddler’s fight to survive? Gabrielle Birkner tells a tale of hope and loss for the Internet age.
This Sunday, at the Salute to Israel parade on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, participants and spectators will be able to do more than show their support for Israel; they could potentially save a life. A group of volunteers will be at the parade recruiting potential donors for a young father and other victims of leukemia in need of bone marrow transplants.