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IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

ANTHONY NOLAN

Anthony Nolan is a pioneering charity that saves the lives of people with blood cancer who need a blood stem cell, or bone marrow transplant. In 1974, Anthony Nolan’s mother, Shirley, set up the world’s first bone marrow register to match donors with people who desperately needed a transplant. Discover more

DELETE BLOOD CANCER (DKMS)

In 1991, Dr. Peter Harf and Prof. Gerhard Ehninger founded DKMS in honour of Harf’s wife Mechtild, who had sadly lost her battle with blood cancer. It is now a global organisation, with over 6 million potential donors registered across its five constituent parts. Discover more

NHS CORD BLOOD BANK

Cord blood can be donated at Barnet General Hospital, Northwick Park Hospital, Luton & Dunstable Hospital and Watford General Hospital. Discover more

IN THE UNITED STATES

GIFT OF LIFE MARROW REGISTRY

A survivor of leukemia himself, Jay Feinberg established a grass roots organization that has saved the lives of hundreds of patients in need, building a register with almost 310,000 donors and facilitating over 3,300 transplants. Gift of Life is an associate donor registry of the National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP) and an accredited registry by the World Marrow Donor Association (WMDA). Discover more

IN ISRAEL

EZER MIZION

Ezer Mizion’s Bone Marrow Donor Registry is the largest Jewish registry in the world and the fourth largest international register with over 900,000 potential donors. Ezer Mizion’s registry is affiliated with the National Bone Marrow Donor Program and is a member of Bone Marrow Donors Worldwide. Discover more