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- Vitalant will reach out to you within 48-72 hours (may be longer on weekends) to confirm your appointment location, date and time. If you need any assistance please feel free to contact them directly at (847) 260-2579
- If you're under 50 years old and have not signed up for the National Bone Marrow Registry click the Be The Match image below!
- Two matches have been found as a result of sign ups from James' story. Miracles do happen... you could save someones life by signing up.
- It's painless and free (a simple swab of your cheek). Only 2% of the population is registered and 3,000 Americans die every year waiting for a match.
- Most importantly - show up for your donation and spread the word! If you're able to send this on to friends or share on social media please do - it absolutely will make an impact.
- If you can - please take a photo while donating and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or text it to 630-707-1015 and we will post it on the site!
Hear more about James:
CLICK ABOVE: James McCarthy: Toddler Diagnosed with Extremely Rare Cancer Receives Life-Saving Bone Marrow Transplant
CLICK ABOVE: James McCarthy: Toddler Who Beat Cancer Meets His Bone Marrow Donor
CLICK ABOVE: James McCarthy: Inspiring Stories from Vitalant Blood Center (Page 4)
CLICK ABOVE: James McCarthy: Family Holds Blood Drive to Celebrate 3-Year-Old's Life-Saving Transplant (2019)
CLICK ABOVE: James McCarthy: United Welcomes More Than 100 Kids For Fantasy Flight To North Pole (2019)