National Marrow Donor Program

The National Marrow Donor Program® (NMDP) and our Be The Match Foundation® are nonprofit organizations dedicated to creating an opportunity for all patients to receive the bone marrow or umbilical cord blood transplant they need, when they need it.

How we help patients
Research--Advancing transplant science
Transplant education
Why we raise funds
Patient support services
Be The Match Registry


Be The Match® is a global leader in bone marrow transplantation. We conduct research to improve transplant outcomes provide support and resources for patients, and partner with a global network. 


Providing patients one-on-one support from day one 
The Be The Match®Patient Support Center provides support, information and resources for transplant patients, caregivers and families.

We are here to help you get reliable, easy-to-understand information from diagnosis through recovery. Call or email us for confidential, one-on-one support from caring experts. We'll listen and help you find answers. All of our programs and resources are free.

Our services include:

Telephone counseling and one-on-one support 
Support groups and telephone workshops 
Caregiver support 
Tips for talking with your health care team
Help finding clinical trials for blood cancers and blood disorders
Educational books, DVDs, newsletters and fact sheets 
Information and support in many languages

We offer financial aid programs to help patients pay for the cost of a donor search and for some post-transplant expenses so they can focus on healing and recovery. In 2018, we provided nearly $4.3 million in patient assistance to more than 2,200 families through the Be The Match Patient Assistance Program

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