Soon after retiring from teaching the seventh and eighth graders, I was devastated to learn I had leukemia. After undergoing several intensive rounds of chemotherapy, I was told that my best chance for survival was to have a bone marrow transplant.
A simple saliva swab showed that my donor Jennie was my genetic twin. That is when she became my hero and saved my life.
You too can be a hero. It is safe and easy. If you are between 18-55, please go to the link below to find out how to register and to hear Jennie’s and my story.
Donor Jennie Meets Her Recipient Robbie at the 2021 DKMS Gala
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