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Help Save More Lives by Supporting Research

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Kristin and Justin Akin established the Matthew and Andrew Akin Foundation in memory of their two sons, pictured left. Now, they're matching all gifts, up to $25,000, in support of life-saving research.

By supporting research focused exclusively on transplant science, you are helping us move toward the day when no family loses a loved one to blood cancers or other diseases treatable by a marrow transplant. We continue our life-saving research with you by our side and in honor of the lives lost, like Andrew and Matthew. Medical breakthroughs by Be The Match can make more second chances at life a possibility.

By making a donation today, you can provide a cure for a patient in need of a marrow transplant.

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Be The Match connects patients with their donor match for a life-saving marrow or umbilical cord transplant. We work with patients from the start of their search for a donor match to post-transplant recovery and beyond.

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