A fraternity at the University of Alabama is coming together in hopes of saving a life.
The Pi Kappa Alpha (PIKE) fraternity will host a bone marrow drive Friday, February 21 from 2-6 p.m. at the PIKE house, located at 202 University Boulevard.
The drive is for 8-month-old Hadley Mercer. Her father is UA alum and a member of the PIKE fraternity. Hadley was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia, or AML on December 6th, 2013.
Because of chromosomal abnormalities and a lack of response to traditional chemotherapy her only cure is a bone marrow transplant.
Since Hadley's family is not a match fraternity members are hoping they can find one through the drive.
You must be between the ages of 18 and 44 to be eligible.
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