Swab a Cheek

Increasing Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Bone Marrow Registry
Swab YOUR cheek –
YOU could save a life


YOUR contribution will be used to:

  • Register life saving donors
  • Educate donors so they are available when someone needs a match

Non-Profit Designation

In the United States

Swab a Cheek, Save a Life is a recruitment group for the Gift of Life. The Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation is a non-profit organization, granted tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. The tax-deductible amount permitted for any contribution is limited to the excess of the contribution above the value of any goods or services received. A copy of the IRS letter of determination declaring the tax-exempt status of the Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation is available upon request. Please click here to view Gift of Life's status on the IRS website.


Your Swab a Cheek, Save a Life tax receipt will be issued by Gift of Life. Gift of Life issues tax receipts to contributors in compliance with national laws. For more information, please contact Marti Freund at 1-800-9MARROW.


c/o Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation Development Office 800 Yamato Road, Suite #101 Boca Raton, Florida 33431 Phone: 561.982.2919