WMDD 24HR LIVE STREAM

For the first time World Marrow Donor Day was celebrated with a 24hr Live Stream to thank all blood stem cell donors around the globe.

The 24hr Live Stream started 18 sept 2021 at 8.00 CEST (GMT+2). The program below lists the content per hour. All videos will be made available on our YouTube channel in the weeks following #WMDD2021.

This 24hr Live Stream is made possible by our Partners.

HOUR 1

  1. Patient Sophie’s story animated. Strength to Give & the Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry, Australia
  2. Thank you by patient Lisa Thomson. Australia
  3. Your Donation Timeline. Strength to Give & the Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry, Australia
  4. Donor and patient stories. National Blood Centre, The Thai Red cross Society, Thailand
  5. Donation methods. Strength to Give & the Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry, Australia
  6. 6 questions for you! How many “yes” do you have? Japan Marrow Donor Program, Japan
  7. Former patient petitioning the Australian government to support swabs. UR the Cure, Australia
  8. Looking for you, dramatic representation of real patient story. Buddhist Tzu Chi Stem Cell Center, Taiwan (ROC)
  9. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  10. Parent Support & Bone Marrow Collection. Bone Marrow Donor Program, Singapore
  11. Team video. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  12. Donor Recruiters from Canada (TikTok compilation). Stem Cell Club, Canada
  13. Dr. Lam advocating to register, especially ethnic minorities. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  14. Accreditation thank you speech from Dr. Ma. China Marrow Donor Program, China
  15. Marissa’s story. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  16. Traces of you story. Soon-ok Heijmans, South-Korea
  17. Silver partner 30th year anniversary documentary. Gift of Life, USA

Hour 2

  1. Festive WMDD cake video. Center of Bone Marrow Donors Development-St. Petersburg, Russia
  2. Marrow 101, Talk Session 3. Bone Marrow Donor Program, Singapore
  3. Debojyoti and Shia story. DKMS India, India

Hour 3

  1. Local information about donation. DKMS India, India
  2. Dramatic play to define HSC donation in children. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  3. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  4. Donor story from Guilan, Iran. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  5. Interview with Dr Gaurav Kharya. Datri, India
  6. Join us in saying Thank You Donor in Persian-Mazandarani dialect. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  7. WMDD congratulations from the staff and volunteers. National Bone Marrow Donors Registry named after Vasya Perevoshchikov, Russia
  8. Spouse Support & PBSC. Bone Marrow Donor Program, Singapore
  9. Surprise for donor Abhijeet. Datri, India
  10. Donor calls to join the register in Khuzestan, Iran. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  11. Story of patient Evgeny and his bone marrow donor Roman. The Federal State-Financed Scientific Institution Kirov Research Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion under the Federal Medical Biological Agence, Russia
  12. Donor interview from Sistan o Balochestan, Iran. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  13. Donor Hemish appeals to potential donors of Asian descent to register. South Asian Marrow Association of Recruiters, USA
  14. Donor video. Turkok, Turkey
  15. Documentary part 1. Saudi Stem Cell Donor Registry, Saudi Arabia
  16. Documentary part 2. Saudi Stem Cell Donor Registry, Saudi Arabia
  17. Donor and patient advocate to join the registry from Chaharmahal o Bakhtiari, Iran. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  18. Maheer’s story. DKMS India, India
  19. Donor interview form Lorestan, Iran. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  20. Harshil and Vansh. DKMS India, India
  21. Donor calls to join the register in Azerbaijani-Ardabil dialect. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran

HOUR 4

  1. Donor Gautam appeals to potential donors of Asian descent to register. South Asian Marrow Association of Recruiters, USA
  2. Local Dance & music ceremony with WMDD logo. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  3. Donor Bhupinder appeals to potential donors of Asian descent to register. South Asian Marrow Association of Recruiters, USA
  4. Donor and physician appeal to sign up to become a donor, with Bushehr music in background. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  5. Interview with Dr. Law a hematologist from India. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  6. Silver partner documentary video. Be The Match, USA
  7. Iranian donor saves lives. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  8. Facts about Stem Cell Donation. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  9. Appeal to sign up to become a donor. Arjan Vir Foundation, India
  10. Webinar recording “Innovation in targeted donor recruitment“. MarrowMates, USA in collaboration with World Marrow Donor Association, the Netherlands

HOUR 5

  1. Silver partner video. Royale International, Israel
  2. Documentary about how stem cell donation continued during the COVID-19 pandemic. Ezer Mizion, Israel
  3. Donor Anna. Karaiskakio, Cyprus
  4. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  5. Do you know you can save a life (Eindhoven)? Matchis, the Netherlands
  6. Interview stem cell donor and head of stem cell courier service. time:matters, Germany
  7. The story of donor Anggeliki and recipient George. Orama Elpidas Association, Greece
  8. Donor Hacob. Karaiskakio, Cyprus

Hour 6

  1. Emma’s story. Finnish Donor Registry, Finland
  2. Appeal to join the Register. Federal Register of Bone Marrow Donors of Russia, Russia
  3. Wenche tells us her story. Norwegian Donor Registry, Norway
  4. Festive WMDD cake. Hungarian Donor Registry, Hungary
  5. Thank you donor from Skopje. Scientific Foundation SPIROSKI – Marrow Donor Registry, North Macedonia
  6. Amit Kadosh Story. Ezer Mizion, Israel
  7. Svetlana the donor and Anna the patient. Different stories about bone marrow donation. Russia
  8. Donor interview. Freiburger Stammzelldatei, Germany
  9. WMDD celebration with donor Luuk. Matchis, the Netherlands
  10. The 100th donation. Kirov Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion, Russia
  11. Do you know you can save a life (Sevilla)? Matchis, the Netherlands
  12. Alfie and Christin, story. DKMS UK, UK
  13. Donor and patient story. DKMS Poland, Poland
  14. Donor and receiver story. European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
  15. Donor Yiannis. Karaiskakio, Cyprus
  16. Documentary about the registry and their staff. South African Bone Marrow Registry, South Africa

Hour 7

  1. WMDD talk show. Romanian Registry (RNDVCSH), Romania
  2. Patient Pieter Le Roux. South African Bone Marrow Registry, South Africa
  3. Silver partner 30th year anniversary documentary. Gift of Life, USA
  4. Thank you by patient Giulia. Associazione Donatori di Midollo Osseo, Italy
  5. Interview with Joannis, Chief Medical Officer of ZKRD. German National Bone Marrow Donor Registry (ZKRD), Germany
  6. Stephanie Crast, story. Swiss Transfusion and Stem Cell Registry, Switzerland
  7. Jack and Michael’s stories before they met. DKMS UK, UK
  8. Donor Jose’s story. Spanish Register of Bone Marrow Donors (REDMO), Spain
  9. Thank you donors. Westdeutsche SpenderZentrale, Germany
  10. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany

HOUR 8

  1. Documentary about how the Czech registry managed to continue saving lives during the COVID-19 pandemic. Institut klinické a experimentální medicíny, Czechia
  2. Find your special type. Associazione Donatori di Midollo Osseo, Italy
  3. Jo and Stefan, story. Anthony Nolan, UK
  4. SABMR ambassador Jean Marc Johannes urges people to become a donor. South African Bone Marrow Registry, South Africa
  5. Francesco’s story. Match It Now, Italy
  6. Silver partner documentary video. Be The Match, USA
  7. World Marrow Donor Day. Norwegian Bone Marrow Donor Registry, Norway
  8. The story of Stefan Morsch. Stefan Morsch Stiftung, Germany in collaboration with European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
  9. About cell donation. Instituto Português Oncologia do Porto, Portugal
  10. Do you know you can save a life? With Cody Gakpo. Matchis, the Netherlands
  11. Maria, before and after. Instituto Português Oncologia do Porto, Portugal
  12. Virtual WMDD Cake. Gift of Life, USA
  13. WMDD Song by Malawian singer songwriter George Kulukusha. South African Bone Marrow Registry, South Africa

HOUR 9

  1. Donor Carla Van Zyl. South African Bone Marrow Registry, South Africa
  2. About cell donation. Instituto Português Oncologia do Porto, Portugal
  3. I need you! Match It Now, Italy
  4. Daniella and Samuel, story. DKMS Chile, Chile
  5. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  6. Thank you donors from Mexico City. Salud para Sol, Mexico
  7. Silent thank you, patient stories. Anthony Nolan, UK
  8. Beth and Alina donor patient meeting. DKMS, Germany
  9. Story of donor Obakeng. South African Bone Marrow Registry, South Africa
  10. Webinar recording “Innovation in targeted donor recruitment”. MarrowMates, USA in collaboration with World Marrow Donor Association, the Netherlands
  11. Life changing stories. Instituto Português Oncologia do Porto, Portugal

Hour 10

  1. Nuvens, by Alexandre Curopos. A career in music after his transplant. Instituto Português Oncologia do Porto, Portugal
  2. Public Cord Blood Interview with Kirsten Wilt. Save the Cord Foundation, USA
  3. Baby Luca. DKMS, Germany
  4. WMDD Parachute Jump. Equipo Médula, Spain
  5. Family donation story. Caribbean Bone Marrow Registry, USA
  6. Because of Ben. DKMS UK, UK
  7. Gratitude. Instituto Português Oncologia do Porto, Portugal
  8. Pregnant patient Maria tells her story. 30th anniversary celebration. Josep Carreras Leukemia Foundation and Spanish Register of Bone Marrow Donors (REDMO), Spain

Hour 11

  1. Animation explaining about stem cell donation. Bloddonor.dk, Denmark
  2. Against blood cancer, for life. Anna and Charlotte. Deutsche Stamzellspenderdatei Germany
  3. It’s cake day! Instituto Português Oncologia do Porto, Portugal
  4. WMDD celebration with donor Cody. Matchis, the Netherlands
  5. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  6. Meaning of donation. Instituto Português Oncologia do Porto, Portugal
  7. Stem Cell donation and COVID-19. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  8. Finding the Perfect Match. Team Margot, UK
  9. WMDD talk show. Romanian Registry (RNDVCSH), Romania
  10. Message from Portuguese donors. Instituto Português Oncologia do Porto, Portugal
  11. Francesca’s story. Match It Now, Italy
  12. Portrait of a donor. Agence de la biomédecine, France
  13. Patient Lucia tells her story. 30th anniversary celebration. Josep Carreras Leukemia Foundation and Spanish Register of Bone Marrow Donors (REDMO), Spain

HOUR 12

  1. I need you! Match It Now, Italy
  2. Former patient petitioning the Australian government to support swabs. UR the Cure, Australia
  3. Register to be a life saver today! MarrowMates, USA
  4. Silver partner 30th year anniversary documentary. Gift of Life, USA
  5. Saving Lives with Pride. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  6. Patient Stella shows her journey. DKMS, Germany
  7. Local information. Match It Now, Italy
  8. Patient Toni tells his story. 30th anniversary celebration. Josep Carreras Leukemia Foundation and Spanish Register of Bone Marrow Donors (REDMO), Spain
  9. Silver partner video. Royale International, Israel

HOUR 13

  1. Lorenzo y Victorino, story. El Instituto Nacional Central Único Coordinador de Ablación e Implante, Argentina
  2. Kriti’s campaign Video. Swab the World, Canada
  3. Donor Joe’s mother. Gift of Life, USA
  4. Family donation story. Caribbean Bone Marrow Registry, USA
  5. Daniella and Samuel, story. DKMS Chile, Chile
  6. How to Register as a Donor in Canada (TikTok Compilation). Stem Cell Club, Canada
  7. Looking for you, dramatic representation of real patient story. Buddhist Tzu Chi Stem Cell Center, Taiwan (ROC)
  8. A message from Canadian donor recruiters who have been personally impacted by stem cell donation. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  9. Documentary about how the Czech registry managed to continue saving lives during the COVID-19 pandemic. Institut klinické a experimentální medicíny, Czechia
  10. Alex Kannok, local hockey ambassador encouraging Canadians to join the stem cell registry. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  11. Agradecimiento equipo medico Sol. Salud para Sol, Mexico
  12. Amy and Nate, story. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  13. Blood is thicker than water by Terrell. Gift of Life, USA
  14. Clementine meets Sofia. Hema Quebec, Canada
  15. Patient Regina thanking her donor. Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit. Hospital Unimed Fortaleza, Brazil
  16. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany

Hour 14

  1. Patient Leia. Swab the World, Canada
  2. Braden Hache, hockey gives blood player ambassador. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  3. Robbie and Mackenzie, donor and patient story. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  4. David y Santiago, story. El Instituto Nacional Central Único Coordinador de Ablación e Implante, Argentina
  5. Ethnic patients have a smaller change of finding a donor, TikTok 1. Swab the World, Canada
  6. 30th anniversary celebration. Josep Carreras Leukemia Foundation and Spanish Register of Bone Marrow Donors (REDMO), Spain
  7. Ethnic patients have a smaller change of finding a donor, TikTok 2. Swab the World, Canada
  8. Donor Jamie meets recipient Avery. Gift of Life, USA
  9. Ethnic patients have a smaller change of finding a donor, TikTok 3. Swab the World, Canada
  10. Donating marrow is love. Associacao da Medula Ossea, Brazil
  11. Silver partner documentary video. Be The Match, USA
  12. Dr. Yadira Melchor urges people to become a donor. Salud para Sol, Mexico
  13. Black donors save lives. Stem Cell Club, Canada

Hour 15

  1. Special donor-recipient bond between Cory and David. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  2. Thank you donors. Redome, Brazil
  3. Patrick  Brown, campus ambassador. Gift of Life, USA
  4. LGBTQIA+ donors save lives. Swab the World, Canada
  5. Donor Keyen. Gift of Life, USA
  6. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  7. Brady Griffon-Hefford, hockey gives blood. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  8. Talent show with Jonathan Terry. Gift of Life, USA
  9. Baby Luca can live. DKMS, Germany
  10. Cord blood as a life-saving product. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  11. Donor Ashlyn’s mother. Gift of Life, USA
  12. Dr Alberto Olaya urges people to become a donor. Salud para Sol, Mexico
  13. Indigenous Olympic medalist and donor Brigette Lacquette. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  14. Public Cord Blood Interview with Kirsten Wilt. Save the Cord Foundation, USA

HOUR 16

  1. Jessica’s story. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  2. Donor Ashlyn’s story. Gift of Life, USA
  3. I’m in for Jocelyn. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  4. Patients thanking their donors. Associacao da Medula Ossea, Brazil
  5. Donor Grant donated during the COVID-19 pandemic. Gift of Life, USA
  6. Thank you donors from Mexico City. Salud para Sol, Mexico
  7. Interview with Dr Gaurav Kharya. Datri, India
  8. Thank you by patient Lisa Thomson. Australia
  9. Marissa’s story. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  10. Donor Hemish appeals to potential donors of Asian descent to register. South Asian Marrow Association of Recruiters, USA
  11. Webinar recording “Innovation in targeted donor recruitment”. MarrowMates, USA in collaboration with World Marrow Donor Association, the Netherlands
  12. Dylan Garand, hockey gives blood player ambassador. Canadian Blood Services, Canada

HOUR 17

  1. WMDD Song by Malawian singer songwriter George Kulukusha. South African Bone Marrow Registry, South Africa
  2. Libby’s story. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  3. Marshall and Caroline, story. DKMS US, USA
  4. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  5. Donor Bhupinder appeals to potential donors of Asian descent to register. South Asian Marrow Association of Recruiters, USA
  6. Stories of Patients (TikTok Compilation). Stem Cell Club, Canada
  7. Steps for Life 5k. Gift of Life, USA
  8. Elevacion Globos. Salud para Sol, Mexico
  9. Festive WMDD cake. Hungarian Donor Registry, Hungary
  10. Grady and Jessica, story. DKMS US, USA
  11. WMDD talk show. Romanian Registry (RNDVCSH), Romania
  12. Talent show with Eliyahu Wincelberg. Gift of Life, USA

Hour 18

  1. Susan and William, story. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  2. Mike Wark’s story. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  3. Pass the Swab. Gift of Life, USA
  4. Two Friends. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  5. Thank you donors. Redome, Brazil
  6. Donor Gautam appeals to potential donors of Asian descent to register. South Asian Marrow Association of Recruiters, USA
  7. Silver partner video. Royale International, Israel

Hour 19

  1. Talent show with Melissa Goldin. Gift of Life, USA
  2. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  3. Gift of Life Heroes. Plum Productions, USA
  4. Stem Cell donation and COVID-19. Canadian Blood Services, Canada
  5. Register to be a life saver today! MarrowMates, USA
  6. Garrett and Ian, story. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  7. Sloane’s story. Gift of Life, USA
  8. Eduardo and Sofia, story. DKMS Chile, Chile
  9. Silver partner video. Be The Match, USA
  10. Clementine’s testimony. Hema Quebec, Canada

HOUR 20

  1. Blood is thicker than water by Terrell. Gift of Life, USA
  2. Michelle and Stefan Jones, story. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  3. Daniella and Samuel, story. DKMS Chile, Chile
  4. Robin Brown’s story. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  5. Silver partner 30th year anniversary documentary. Gift of Life, USA
  6. Emma’s story. Finnish Donor Registry, Finland
  7. Jake and Carrie Ann. DKMS US, USA
  8. Saving Lives with Pride. Stem Cell Club, Canada
  9. Pecha Kucha become a donor. Soon-ok Heijmans, India
  10. Robbie and Mackenzie, donor and patient story. Canadian Blood Services, Canada

HOUR 21

  1. Surprise for donor Abhijeet.Datri, India
  2. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  3. Marrow 101 Talk Session 2. Bone Marrow Donor Program, Singapore

Hour 22

  1. Webinar recording “Innovation in targeted donor recruitment”. MarrowMates, USA in collaboration with World Marrow Donor Association, the Netherlands
  2. Join us in saying Thank You Donor in Persian-Mazandarani dialect. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  3. WMDD congratulations from the staff and volunteers. National Bone Marrow Donors Registry named after Vasya Perevoshchikov, Russia
  4. Looking for you, dramatic representation of real patient story. Buddhist Tzu Chi Stem Cell Center, Taiwan (ROC)
  5. Debojyoti and Shia story. DKMS India, India
  6. Spouse Support & PBSC. Bone Marrow Donor Program, Singapore
  7. Donor story from Guilan, Iran. Iranian Blood Transfusion Organisation and Iranian Stem Cell Donor Registry, Iran
  8. Interview stem cell donor and head of stem cell courier service. time:matters, Germany
  9. Donor Anna. Karaiskakio, Cyprus
  10. Documentary about how stem cell donation continued during the COVID-19 pandemic. Ezer Mizion, Israel
  11. Principles of Stem Cell Donation (Tiktok compilation). Stem Cell Club, Canada
  12. Donation methods. Strength to Give & the Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry, Australia
  13. Donor Yiannis. Karaiskakio, Cyprus

Hour 23

  1. Silver partner video. Royale International, Israel
  2. Public Cord Blood Interview with Kirsten Wilt. Save the Cord Foundation, USA

HOUR 24

  1. Local information about donation.DKMS India, India
  2. Portrait of a donor. Agence de la biomédecine, France
  3. Donor Hamad meets the woman who received his donation. Saudi Stem Cell Donor Registry, Saudi Arabia
  4. Donor and patient stories. National Blood Centre, The Thai Red cross Society, Thailand
  5. Finding the Perfect Match. Team Margot, UK
  6. How to become a stem cell donor. DKMS, Germany
  7. Patient Sophie’s story animated. Strength to Give & the Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry, Australia
  8. Silent Thank You, patient stories. Anthony Nolan, UK
  9. Your Donation Timeline. Strength to Give & the Australian Bone Marrow Donor Registry, Australia
  10. Donors are honored with King Abdulaziz medal. Saudi Stem Cell Donor Registry, Saudi Arabia
  11. Traces of you story. Soon-ok Heijmans, South-Korea
  12. Gold partner video. time:matters, Germany
  13. Thank You Donor Video for World Marrow Donor Day 2020 by WMDD