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About nbmbtLINK
What is the National Bone Marrow Transplant Link?

A second chance at life is our first priority

A History of the nbmtLINK
Established in 1992, the National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLINK) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to serving individuals before, during, and after a bone marrow or stem cell transplant.  Myra Jacobs founded the nbmtLINK in response to the plight of a woman, Sandy, living in her area. 

Sandy was diagnosed with leukemia and needed to leave her 2-year-old child behind in Michigan to receive a lifesaving bone marrow transplant in Seattle. Sandy was emotionally distraught, not knowing whether she would ever be able to see her daughter again. These thoughts lingered while she spent weeks recovering, in great need of support through this isolating and uncertain time. To ensure that others going through transplant would have this support, Ms. Jacobs worked to create the nbmtLINK. For her work, Ms. Jacobs was recognized through a 2004 national public service award from the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation.

Current Programs & Services
The nbmtLINK has expanded its programs and services to include the following:

Supporting the nbmtLINK
The nbmtLINK relies on funding from individuals, foundations, and corporations to support these important programs. Tax deductible contributions are gratefully received and acknowledged. Please consider making a contribution today.

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