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Bone marrow donor drive for local student

Local - 8/26/2013 4:40 PM by Joe Hellriegel
BECKLEY - The United Methodist Temple in Beckley is holding a bone marrow donor registry drive Tuesday. It will be at "The Place" to help find a donor for Park Middle School student Ashley Bragg.

Ashley was diagnosed with leukemia in 2009 and came out of remission in May of 2013. The drive is put on by Be the Match Foundation. All that is needed is a cotton swab from the inside of your cheek to see if your a match. They are looking for people between the ages of 18 and 44. The drive starts at 3:30 p.m. and ends at 6:30 p.m.

Visit www.bethematchfoundation.org/goto/marrow4life for more information.

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