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What if some of the stories from the personal experiences were submitted and used on both the Jones Soda's bottles and the customized M&M option were used to support awareness.

What if some of the stories from the personal experiences were submitted and used on both the Jones Soda's bottles and the customized M&M option were used to support awareness.

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Tap into existing online volunteer networks to engage an active community of people looking to make a difference.

Tap into existing online volunteer networks to engage an active community of people looking to make a difference.

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A mobile application to help groups organize bone marrow registry drives. A fast, accessible, one touch to join application that connects users to existing bone marrow drives and gives them the opportunity to organize a drive and invite others to joi

A mobile application to help groups organize bone marrow registry drives. A fast, accessible, one touch to join application that connects users to existing bone marrow drives and gives them the opportunity to organize a drive and invite others to joi

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This is a mindmap of illustrating the multi-pronged approach that I believe will be necessary to cast as broad a net as possible.

This is a mindmap of illustrating the multi-pronged approach that I believe will be necessary to cast as broad a net as possible.

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This concept provides incentives to potential registrants by offering them the opportunity to know more about where their donation is going and who it is helping.

This concept provides incentives to potential registrants by offering them the opportunity to know more about where their donation is going and who it is helping.

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Challenge cross-disciplinary teams at Stanford to build a computer program that could create music from a visual representation (i.e., musical score) of a registrant’s DNA.

Use the program to let people download their DNA masterpiece as an MP3 fil

Challenge cross-disciplinary teams at Stanford to build a computer program that could create music from a visual representation (i.e., musical score) of a registrant’s DNA. Use the program to let people download their DNA masterpiece as an MP3 fil

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This is a long term solution for Bone Narrow registry and donation. The idea is to introduce Bone Narrow registry by obstetricians, gynecologist and pediatricians  to parents at early stage of pregnancy, with the end result being to introduce the bab

This is a long term solution for Bone Narrow registry and donation. The idea is to introduce Bone Narrow registry by obstetricians, gynecologist and pediatricians to parents at early stage of pregnancy, with the end result being to introduce the bab

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Educate the community about how to become a registered bone marrow donor with a simple, yet catchy marketing campaign displayed on/around all toilets in public restrooms.

Educate the community about how to become a registered bone marrow donor with a simple, yet catchy marketing campaign displayed on/around all toilets in public restrooms.

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Existing groups (such as workplaces, schools, universities) are naturally comprised of peer groups who have the power to normalize and legitimate acts that may seem unusual or difficult. Corporations already have well-organized initiatives around be

Existing groups (such as workplaces, schools, universities) are naturally comprised of peer groups who have the power to normalize and legitimate acts that may seem unusual or difficult. Corporations already have well-organized initiatives around be

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Moblie swabbing operations hit public parks and events. Those who get swabbed receive a lollipop with a bright red stick. The stick is an awareness-raising symbol akin to the pink breast cancer ribbon - with a dash of the purple "I voted" fingerstain

Moblie swabbing operations hit public parks and events. Those who get swabbed receive a lollipop with a bright red stick. The stick is an awareness-raising symbol akin to the pink breast cancer ribbon - with a dash of the purple "I voted" fingerstain

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This concept turns the idea of 'donation' upside down and works around the idea of 'investing' instead.

This concept turns the idea of 'donation' upside down and works around the idea of 'investing' instead.

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One Hundred Heads are Better than Two . . . In the spirit of the modular logo of Open IDEO, I wished to add a community made concept.  There have been many great concepts based on targeted campaigns asking those most likely to be willing to donate.

One Hundred Heads are Better than Two . . . In the spirit of the modular logo of Open IDEO, I wished to add a community made concept. There have been many great concepts based on targeted campaigns asking those most likely to be willing to donate.

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Persuasive technology can be used to optimize wait time in hospital lobbies by introducing touch screen kiosks that educate on bone marrow donation, the process, the need and the ease with which the registration process can be completed.

Persuasive technology can be used to optimize wait time in hospital lobbies by introducing touch screen kiosks that educate on bone marrow donation, the process, the need and the ease with which the registration process can be completed.

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The current objective for marrow donors is to do it for the undefinable and unknown individual that will need it down the line, but what if we reframed the question to be about knowing what your LHA tissue type is (used to match bone marrow donors),

The current objective for marrow donors is to do it for the undefinable and unknown individual that will need it down the line, but what if we reframed the question to be about knowing what your LHA tissue type is (used to match bone marrow donors),

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