Save the Fox: Orange/Chatham County Superior Court judge still looking for bone marrow match

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Orange and Chatham County Superior Court Judge Carl Fox spent his birthday at UNC's Cancer Hospital Wednesday.

Judge Fox was diagnosed with blood cancer in April and needs a bone marrow transplant. He was admitted to the UNC hospital last week after coming down with an infection and fever, and still looking for the bone marrow match.

According to Delete Blood Cancer, nearly 2,000 people have registered to be a match for Fox, but still no match has turned up.

Add your name to the bone marrow registry with Delete Blood Cancer HERE.

Fox said he's hopeful more people will register at one of the upcoming events.

"My goal has always been not just to find somebody to match me, but to find someone to match every one of for those 14,000 people who are looking for a bone marrow donor," Fox said.

"Every single person who's registered, thank you," Fox added. "Because as long as you live, you have the possibility of saving someone's life."

Help Judge Fox: Here's a List of Upcoming Bone Marrow Registry Events This Month

African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County (Downtown Raleigh)
Saturday, September 5 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday, September 6 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

UNC Memorial Hospital
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC
Friday, September 11 11:00 - 7:00 pm

UNC Healthcare - Hillsborough Hospital
430 Waterstone Drive
Hillsborough, NC
Friday, September 11 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Therapeutic Infusion Center
6013 Farrington Road
Carolina Pointe II
Chapel Hill, NC
Friday, September 11 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

UNC Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center
410 Market Street
Suite 400
Chapel Hill, NC
Friday, September 11 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Dine Out Night at Al's Diner in Pittsboro
535 West Street
September 14
4pm - 9pm

Crabtree Valley Mall
Near Macy's
Raleigh, NC
Saturday, September 19 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Franklin Street Fox Trot
Franklin Street in Chapel Hill
November 8
4pm

Go to http://www.deletebloodcancer.org learn more about the Delete Blood Cancer program.

You can also be a marrow donor through the Be the Match program. Click here for more information on Be the Match.

Editor's note: The bone marrow registry drive at UNC Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center is extending hours from 4pm to 6pm.

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