RIP: Parish Grimes

Parish_GrimesParish Grimes (1963 ~ 2006)

Parish was diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2004. She needed a transplant but was told she had no match. Determined to fight, she organized three bone marrow drives and registered at least 250 African Americans. 

Sadly a match was never found for her and she passed away at age 42 March 27, 2006 leaving behind her husband and three young children. Read more about Parish Grimes…

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