From 17 till 25 September 2016 Match It NOW! will take place in Italy. This week, full with events, is sponsored by the Institute of Health, the National Transplant Centre, the National Blood Centre, Italian BMDR and the ADMO ADOCES and federations. The week will start with the celebration of the second World Marrow Donor Day. During Match It NOW! events will take place through Italy. From beginning of September you can find a list of the events on the EVENTS page of the World Marrow Donor Day.
Olympic Torch in São Paulo
On July 24th, the Brazilian athlete Marcus D’Almeida carried the Olympic torch in São Paulo, wearing the Brazilian REDOME and World Marrow Donor Day symbols on his wristband.