Bone Marrow Drive for Sinai Patient To Be Held Saturday
Posted Feb 02 2011 12:00am
A swab of your cheek may be the ticket to saving a young boy's life.
Harry Friner, age 3, needs a bone marrow transplant in order to survive AML , a rare type of leukemia. Harry was diagnosed a year ago and his cancer recurred in the fall. The photo above was taken of Harry and his father Richard at the D A bone marrow drive in Harry's honor will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday, February 5 at Trinity Church , 2907 Mountain Road, Joppa, MD 21085. All are invited to attend - check out the health and age requirements to see if you are eligible to join the Be the Match registry . If you do not meet the health or age requirements, you can also sponsor somebody who does meet them or make a donation. Frequently Asked Questions about joining the registry are answered here .