donors so that other families don't have to go through the pain we did." "We need your help so we can save
Registering to become a bone marrow donor is more than a cheek swab; it is a commitment to help save a life.
You must be between 18 and 55 and in good general health.
When you register with DKMS, you will also be
listed on the national Be The Match Registry and can be found as a donor match for any patient in need of a
bone marrow transplant.
Every dollar counts! DKMS needs your dollars to finance the $65 registration cost. Consider making a taxdeductible contribution online or at the donor drive!
The DKMS mission is to save lives by recruiting bone marrow donors for leukemia patients. More than 18,500
DKMS donors have helped save lives by donating their bone marrow. DKMS is the largest and most
experienced bone marrow donor center in the world with over 2 million registered donors. DKMS Americas is a
501 (c)(3) non profit organization.
For more information about DKMS and to learn more about registering as a bone marrow donor, visit
Contact: Amanda Nable, DKMS Donor Recruitment, 212.209.6704, Amanda@dkmsamericas.org
REGISTER AS A BONE MARROW DONOR
Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009,
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Chrysler Union Hall
624 E. Manlius St