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.

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

Garba in the City #navratrinyc

PRESS RELEASE Garba in the City, Manhattan’s Premier Garba Event, October 5, 2013 In its’ 3rd year, Garba in the City will take place at 9:30pm on Saturday, October 5, … Continue reading

September 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

More to Life than Baseball #SzczurSavesALife

“There’s more to life than just baseball.” That’s somewhat of a common saying around the game over the past couple of decades. But unlike others who have spoken the phrase … Continue reading

September 17, 2013 · 2 Comments

CancerCare Rings the Opening Bell #BloodCancerAwareness

CancerCare ( rang the opening bell at the NASDAQ MarketSite September 3rd to support the start of Blood Cancer Awareness Month! Did you know… 1. 82% of adults were surprised … Continue reading

September 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Our Recovery from Aplastic Anemia

I was graciously invited to  write our story about my wife and her diagnoses and ongoing recovery from Aplastic Anemia.  I want everyone to know that sometimes solutions present themselves in a less-than-conventional manner.  Be … Continue reading

September 1, 2013 · 63 Comments

Dancing to a Different Rhythm #curemonica

Monica is a fun-loving, driven young lady, she graduated as a Political Science major at UCLA and then challenged herself to complete her MBA – which she did in just … Continue reading

August 7, 2013 · 4 Comments

Stanford Prof finds a match! #dontgiveup

Over the past several months you may have heard Nalini Ambady’s story. The Stanford professor and mother of two high schoolers who had a relapse of  acute myelogenus leukemia (AML) in … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Young boy meets his donor #hishero

This young boy meets his donor and his mother is able to thank this gentleman in person for saving her son’s life. There could someone out there waiting for you … Continue reading

July 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Jonathan, Two-time Donor #doublehero

Johnathan’s message to registry members “I don’t think they realize how good of a thing they are doing just yet. Once you get the call and you get to donate, … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Google and Quora Hold Drives On-Site! #gettinginvolved

Google and Quora join forces with Asian American Donor Program (AADP) to raise awareness around the severe shortage of  Asians and other minorities in the registry. Both companies are holding … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · 1 Comment

In Loving Memory of Ravi Luckoor

We regret to share that two years after Ravi Uncle’s diagnosis and a few months after his 60th birthday, he has left us. We send our deepest condolences to the … Continue reading

May 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Rewards as Recognition

We receive rewards in various ways.  Most tangible, but rarely ones that are as simple as recognition. Today, we’d like to recognize Jeanie Gulati for her devotion to not only … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

We have a MAJOR Problem…

Video contributed by Match Ravi. Message from Ravi’s family: We are NOT the only family going through this. There are thousands of people out there that need your help. Help … Continue reading

April 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

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