August 28, 2014

“Minorities need to step up to the plate. If more of us had, my daughter might not have lost her life today.”

The “plate” Luis Lopez is referring to is registering to be a marrow donor through the Be The Match Registry®. The registry seeks to match marrow donors with patients needing a transplant, such as those suffering from leukemia and lymphoma – people like Lopez’s daughter, Lily Marie.