Join the Marrow Registry
Registering takes less than 10 minutes and requires no blood draw, needles, or surgery. In fact it’s easier than you think: it takes just four simple cotton swabs and a questionnaire form!
However, before registering, take a moment to learn more about what the bone marrow/stem cell donor process is like. You could be a miracle match and hero for someone in the registry today, tomorrow, or even many years down the line.
Once you’re informed and ready, there are several ways to register:
1. In-Person Drive
The best way is to attend an in-person bone marrow drive. There are drives all over the country! Check out these monthly calendars for a location convenient and closest to you:
If you can’t find one closest to you or live in another U.S. location, visit the National Marrow Donor Program. Just type in your zip code!
INTERNATIONAL: Visit this webpage for local registries.
2. Order a Free Home-Mail Kit
Participate in the online drive and have a free cotton swab kit sent to your address.
You can either:
3. Visit a Dedicated Center
If you cannot attend a drive in person, you can stop by a dedicated center and register.
Asians For Miracle Marrow Matches (A3M)
231 E. Third St. Suite G107
Los Angeles, CA 90013
Call (888) 236-4673 to schedule an appointment. Map/directions here.
Asian American Donor Program (AADP)
2169 Harbor Bay Parkway
Alameda, CA 94502
Call (800) 59-DONOR (36637) to schedule an appointment. Map/directions here.
Dedicated centers will:
4. VERY IMPORTANT! - if you have ALREADY registered, please make sure your contact information is current. You can confirm your records here.
Adapted from Project Michelle