♥ To educate the general public regarding the need for potential bone marrow and blood stem cell donors, and the donation procedures involved when one “matches” a patient in need of a transplant.
♥ To recruit as many potential donors as possible, focusing on ethnic diversities where the need is greater.
♥ To raise the funds necessary to achieve these goals.
The first BIC fundraising event, the Walkathon, was held January 1990.
Mary Ann Mertz
Dr. Megan Hamner
Dr. Moyne Kornman Monts
Merry Kaye Edwards
Dr. Bill Taylor