Donor Stories

Josie's story

Josie's story

When Josie Manhambara was given the chance to help save the life of a boy who lived over 7,000 miles away in Chile, she never thought that one day the family would be in touch to say thank you and be affectionately known as his second mum.

Find out more about Josie and Ignacio

Hamzah's story

Hamzah's story

Within just a month of joining the BBMR, Hamzah was found to be a match for a recipient and donated life-saving bone marrow.

He says "I would do it again, and I would encourage more people from ethnic communities to register".


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