City recognizes work of GenCure, Be The Match to build lifesaving donor database
November 9, 2017

In honor of National Marrow Awareness Month, the Corpus Christi Harbor Bridge will be illuminated in the colors of GenCure and Be The Match, which work together to register lifesaving bone marrow donors in South Texas.

The bridge will be lit in blue and green beginning Tuesday, Nov. 14 and will stay illuminated until Tuesday, Nov. 21.

The mayor of Corpus Christi will issue a proclamation declaring GenCure/Be The Match Day on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at the city council meeting.

GenCure, a subsidiary of San Antonio-based nonprofit BioBridge Global, works with Be The Match to add donors to a national database. The GenCure Marrow Donor Program conducts registration drives throughout South Texas.