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Introducing NMDP, formerly known as the National Marrow Donor Program and Be The Match.
Our name has changed but our mission has not: We save lives through cell therapy. Learn More


Build Awareness.

Empower Patients.

Grow the Donor Registry.

Save Lives.


Created by NMDP℠, Sickle Cell Connect is here to support sickle cell warriors on their journey by providing resources, support and treatment options including access to world-class cellular therapies.


Receive support and empowerment throughout your journey

Your free Warrior Kit includes resources, an appointment journal and goodies.



Get the support you need. Discover treatment options and find resources to help you navigate your transplant journey.

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Fertility preservation

We provide fertility preservation grants for qualifying sickle cell disease warriors who want to build their families post-transplant.


Check out our latest videos, stories and podcasts featuring sickle cell warriors and caregivers.

Get involved

Join our community of dedicated volunteers and supporters. You can help rewrite patient stories, forever bettering the lives of sickle cell warriors by giving a gift, hosting a donor recruitment drive, joining the donor registry, becoming a patient advocate and so much more!


Our partners

We’re proud to partner with these organizations who support patients with sickle cell disease.

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