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We’re not looking for a cure. We have one. We’re looking for YOU.Our team is participating in the Be The Match Walk+Run to raise money to deliver more cures and SAVE MORE LIVES—and you can help too! Now we need YOU to step up and be a hero to a patient in need.We’d like you to join our team and help us raise funds. If you can’t make the event, you can also help us reach our fundraising goal by making a tax-deductible contribution. 100% of the event proceeds help add new potential marrow donors to the registry, help patients struggling with uninsured costs and fund research. Every dollar counts.Did you know?A marrow transplant can be a life-saving treatment for more than 70 diseases including leukemia, lymphoma and sickle cell. Seventy percent of patients do not have a matching donor in their family. They depend on Be The Match to find unrelated donors and receive the transplant they need.
Event Schedule and Details- We're looking forward to seeing you at the event!
Date and Location:
Saturday, April 14, 2018
The Navy YardBroad and Intrepid AvenuePhiladelphia, PA 19112
Event Day Schedule:
8:30 a.m. – Event Village opens8:30 a.m. – Registration/Packet Pickup opens8:30 a.m. – Be The Match Registry Drive opens9:15 a.m. – Marrow/PBSC Donor & Transplant Recipient/Patient photo (at stage)9:30 a.m. – Welcome Program and Top Fundraising Awards9:45 a.m. – Tot Trot10:00 a.m. – 5K10:05 a.m. – 1K*Running awards will be announced once results are finalWe hope to see you there!
Every 3 minutes someone is diagnosed with blood cancer.
Thousands of patients with blood cancers like leukemia or other diseases like sickle cell anemia, need a marrow transplant to survive. Most patients don’t have a fully matched donor in their family — and that’s when they turn to Be The Match®. By participating in a Be The Match Walk+Run, or donating funds, you are providing life-saving support to those patients in need. Join the fight.