What was the first major decision you made when you turned 17 years old? For most of us, it probably was not thinking about helping others to have a second chance in life.
For Shermaine, she was determined to sign up as a bone marrow donor once she celebrated her 17th birthday. Having watched her Mum battle leukaemia and survive only through having a bone marrow transplant, for Shermaine it was the time to pay it forward.
Watch the video and learn from Shermaine and her mum what they have to say about her joining the BMDP’s register!