The National Marrow Donor Program® (NMDP) is the global leader in providing marrow and umbilical cord blood transplants to patients with leukemia, lymphoma and other diseases. The nonprofit organization matches patients with donors, educates health care professionals and conducts research so more lives can be saved. The NMDP also operates Be The Match®, which provides support for patients, and enlists others in the community to join the Be The Match Registry® – the world’s largest listing of potential marrow donors and donated cord blood units – contribute financially and volunteer.
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A Proud History, A Bright Future
We’ve made remarkable strides over the last 25 years and continue to lead the way, bringing hope to thousands more each year.
Our Mission – We save lives through cellular transplantation – science, service and support
- Science - We promote the use of science to improve access to and use of cellular transplantation for patients.
- Service - We develop and implement programs and services that will provide patients with the best cell source for them.
- Support - We assist patients in the transplantation process by providing information, financial resources and other support.
Strong financial position allows us to help more in need
We are a nonprofit organization that recovers most of its operating costs through fees for service. We receive additional support from a combination of public, private and other nonprofit funding sources. Annual Report to the Community >
Our employees have distinguished themselves and our organization as recipients of various accomplishments and recognition.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer