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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.

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

Helpless, but Hopeful…

(Story shared by Divya Mohan from Chennai, India) My husband Karthik was diagnosed with Early T Cell ALL in 2011 when he was 33 years old – we had been … Continue reading

April 15, 2013 · 23 Comments

Life, Love & Libation Happy Hour – 4/11

It’s that time again! Please join Clic for an extra-special charity happy hour on Thursday, April 11th, 2013 from 6:30PM-10:30PM at Copia (307 East 53rd Street btw 1st & 2nd … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · Leave a comment


It’s not enough to have lived. We should be determined to live for something. May I suggest that it be creating joy for others, sharing what we have for the … Continue reading

March 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

‘Save Raman’ Drive Held at Jersey City Mall

* Article and pictures from The Jersey Journal. Over 200 people registered in one afternoon. After unusual bouts of feeling fatigued and tired 33-year-old Raman Sadwal scheduled what he thought … Continue reading

March 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Happy Hour this Wed #goodreason2drink

Update on event: Great turn out! Raised about $1,500 and registered 15 donors. The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Team In Training is on a mission-to help find cures and … Continue reading

March 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Harlem Shake (#harlemswab)

Joining the Bone Marrow Registry is as simple as doing the Harlem Shake. Register Now Online and have a kit mailed to you. Find a Drive near you and register … Continue reading

March 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Three-Year-Old Ben Fought for His Life and Won

Little Ben went through something no child should have to go through. But he was given #afightingchance to survive and be healthy and normal. It all started in January 2011. … Continue reading

March 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Save a Life, Change the World

Note: Story contributed by Alana Shultz, a bone marrow donor and hero who helped to save a life.  I can’t imagine how anyone with the rare ability to save another’s … Continue reading

March 11, 2013 · Leave a comment


Note: Story contributed by Ekata Doshi, one of  the primary inspirations behind our “Join the Fight” campaign. When you hear the term “heartbroken”, the first thing that probably comes to … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · 5 Comments

Xmas Dinner = Registration Opp!

For the Gajrawala’s, their Christmas family gathering was an opportunity to register their family members. Don’t miss an opportunity! There are a lot of opportunities to host drives at events … Continue reading

February 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

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