ABOUT THE DRIVE
GenCure and University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley Edinburg are collaborating for this exciting event to engage and educate students on the impact of becoming a lifesaving marrow/stem cell donor. GenCure's Be the Cure team will be set up at locations across campus explaining the donation process and signing potential donors to the national marrow donor registry, Be The Match. All it takes is five minutes of your time and a simple cheek swab!
WHERE WE'LL BE ON CAMPUS
- University Recreation Building
- Science Building
- Student Union
- Health Science Building
- University Library
What does the donation process entail?
Watch this step-by-step video to learn about every step of the donation process.
Congratulations! You are a potential match for a patient in need of a marrow/stem cell transplant... but what does that mean?
Help us spread the word
Use our social media resources to help us spread the word about our Be the Cure Marrow Registry Drive at UTRGV!
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Tag us @connectforlife and feel free to use the following hashtag to help build an online conversation: #BetheCure