Posts Tagged ‘National Marrow Donor Program’

Saving Lives with Marrow Donation

May 17, 2013 Julie and Brandon Williams are high school sweethearts who imagined they would have the “perfect little family” in the small town of  Milaca, an hour from the Twin Cities. Julie is a special education program supervisor and Brandon a bus mechanic for the St. Francis School District. Life seemed to be on…

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Marrow: The Magic Mojo

May 13, 2011 The phone call caught me off guard but was unforgettable. The blood test confirmed that Jack is a perfect match, Dr. Steve reported in a voice that implied “this is big.” And so it came to pass that seven springtimes ago, 13-year-old Jack saved 11-year-old Julia from a rare and deadly blood…

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