March for Marrow Walks | Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation

From early spring to late fall, our volunteer ambassadors enthusiastically organize these fundraising walks for the Foundation. Patients, families, friends, colleagues, neighbors and assorted well-wishers participate in these uplifting events, doing a great job of spreading awareness while getting a little exercise for a worthy cause. We’re ready to assist anyone who wants to plan an event like this. To learn more, contact Margaret Fitzgerald,, 301-279-7202 x103.

March for Marrow Walks

2019 March for Marrow Walk Houston

Event Date(s): Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
For 35 years, the Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation has been working to provide education, support, and hope for patients living with aplastic anemia, myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) and related bone marrow failure diseases. Each year we put together an unforgettable morning dedicated to raising awareness about these rare diseases. For the first time this year, we will be moving to Northshore Park in The Woodlands. Join us in the park for a great day! Festivities include multiple options for walkers, team photos, awards, a memorial...

2019 March for Marrow 5K Run & Walk Los Angeles

Event Date(s): Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 6:30am to 12:00pm
Join us for the 9th Annual March for Marrow 5K Run & Walk and help us find a cure for bone marrow failure disease. Our 5K has the distinction of taking place along the beautiful stretch of shoreline that is part of the Long Beach Shoreline Marina. With the iconic Queen Mary in the background, the course is scenic, flat, and regardless of weather, ideal for beating one's personal best. Festivities include a 5K run and 1- or 2-mile walk, patient and family memory board, Moment of Remembrance, silent auction, light refreshments, inspirational speakers, and a day of fun connecting with...