Make Me Stronger

A call to action. A cry for help. An opportunity for you to realize your power to give strength to someone affected by a blood cancer (Leukemia, Lymphoma, and Myeloma). Get involved. Make someone stronger.

The Pink Bash NYC – Party With a Purpose

Tonight something special is happening. And if you’re visiting this page tonight, I’m assuming it’s because you were moved. A unique party held at Marquee in NYC that fits the … Continue reading

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Amazing. Priceless. Blessed.

  Note: Story contributed by Ekata Doshi, dedicated to her family and friends. It’s been about a year and a half since I shared my Heartbroken story. A lot has … Continue reading

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#BOOM

This post is dedicated to the woman who inspired this website. It’s short, It’s sweet. It’s unforgettable. It’s powerful. It’s you, Ekata Doshi, encapsulated. Today we say #BOOM with you. … Continue reading

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How Can You Register in the Bone Marrow Registry?

Almost one million people in the U.S. are living with a type of blood cancer, such as leukemia, lymphoma or myeloma. In 2012, 140,000 people in the U.S. will be … Continue reading

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Colin 4 Donors #Community

Colin Hays was valedictorian in the 2010 graduating class at Beatrice High School. He is a recent graduate of University of Nebraska where he was on the Dean’s List and … Continue reading

September 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

“Run” the Rainbow!

The Ladies of Team Make Me Stronger Fernanda (Team Leader), Reshma, Melissa, Ratna, Arpita, Deepali and Mariko Team Make Me Stronger joined over 50 other teams this morning for the … Continue reading

September 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

We’re on a Bike!

 WE’RE ON A BIKE! (dedicated to Karen Hagopian and Mike Marwit, members of the Make Me Stronger family) In our eyes, Karen has always has been and will be an … Continue reading

September 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

9/11 Hero now Battling Blood Cancer #NeverForget #UnitedWeStand

Jimmy Martinez, a 24-year veteran of the New York Fire Department, was off duty when two planes struck the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. Still, he rushed to … Continue reading

September 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Garba in the City #NavratiBOOM

Garba in the City, Manhattan’s Premier Garba-Raas Event In its’ 4th year, Garba in the City will take place at 9:30pm on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at The Sports Center at … Continue reading

September 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

ESPN anchor Stuart Scott is bound and determined to beat cancer!

ESPN anchor Stuart Scott is bound and determined to beat cancer. The 48-year-old “SportsCenter” anchor’s tireless battle against the deadly disease and the positive attitude he has maintained throughout that … Continue reading

July 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Why won’t you find any tattoos on Cristiano Ronaldo?

With a resume like Cristiano Ronaldo’s, some might assume the Portuguese Real Madrid superstar (and reigning FIFA Ballon d’Or honoree and Champions League winner) would have celebrated his victories with … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

TV Asia presents Shades of Shakti #EmpoweringWomen

TV Asia in association with Share and Care Foundation present the series premier of “Shades of Shakti” Saturday, March 8 at 8pm EST, repeating Sunday at 7:30pm EST. Shades of Shakti is a 13-episode … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Happy Hour 2/27 #goodreason2drink

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Team In Training is on a mission-to help find cures and more effective treatments for blood cancers.  These treatments can also lead to possible … Continue reading

February 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Courtesan’s LLS Bracelet

Denise Teti, co-founder of Courtesan Studio, shares how she honors her grandfathers memory. The story behind Courtesan’s LLS Awareness bracelet. Blood cancer has touched my family for years in both … Continue reading

December 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Jai needs your help…

Jai is my younger brother but, truth be told, he has actually always been the “bigger” person. He is one of those rare guys that have a genuine concern for … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Meet Miss America 2014 @ Shops at Sky View in Queens

PRESS RELEASE Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri Hosts Bone Marrow Donor Registry Drive at The Shops at SkyView Center Join Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri and lend your cheek to … Continue reading

December 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

South Asian Int’l Film Festival 2013 #saiffstrong

The South Asian International Film Festival (SAIFF) is having its 10th Annual South Asian International Film Festival this week! SAIFF is the largest film premiere destination for South Asian/Indian filmmakers … Continue reading

December 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Team Make Me Stronger #nychalf

Team Make Me Stronger is one year old this month. We came together as a group of individuals wanting to celebrate the actions that make people stronger, and aspire to … Continue reading

November 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Be Forever – $ Bills

If we could combine a prayer with a marketing campaign to raise awareness, would you join us? “Be Forever” is considered a prayer for the wellness and health of someone. … Continue reading

November 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Are you ready for Ek-tober?

Ek-tober | Pay-It-Forward Match Challenge – EXTENDED Update: As of 10/30, Ek-tober challenge participants registered 156 NEW registrants in the Bone Marrow Registry! 18 people completed the challenge and 7 people went above … Continue reading

October 8, 2013 · 2 Comments

Finding your match! #soni&rajiswedding

There are certain times in our life that are the most memorable.  Getting married is one of them.  It is a time where you formalize a union with someone who … Continue reading

October 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

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