Monthly Archives: October 2011

Fairfax Cryobank and CLI

Fairfax Cryobank and Cryogenic Labs (CLI) are still refusing to give former sperm donors and adult donor conceived people access to their donor numbers. This prohibits families from making mutual consent contact. This prohibits the sharing of medical and genetic … Continue reading

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Film “Donor Unknown” premeirs on PBS this week

This film is about siblings and a donor who all met through the DSR. The siblings were first featured in a NY Times article we put together in 2005. The donor saw the article, called me about a year later … Continue reading

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Single Mother’s by Choice and NYC Gathering

Ryan and I had a great time at the Single Mother’s by Choice 30th Anniversary Gala in NY this past weekend. Jane Mattes did an amazing job with the conference and they had a tremendous turnout (more than 300!). We … Continue reading

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30 Questions to Ask Your Sperm Bank

Because of the many sperm bank complaints that we have received over the past 11 years, we have compiled a list of questions that you should pose to your current or potential sperm bank. Although there are some sperm banks … Continue reading

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From a DSR Donor: Comments on the DSR TV Show, Fairfax Cryobank, and the need for regulation

“I just watched the Style Network show which featured Ben the sperm donor with, so far, 70 known children. If Ben has 70 known children it is a sure thing that he has at least that many who are unknown. … Continue reading

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DSR tv show now available online!

http://www.worldstarhiphop.com/videos/video.php?v=wshh0XTWQnc2EkQI49zg We have worked very hard to make this a thoughtful and thought provoking show. We hope that viewers will be able to consider the points of view of the offspring, the donors, the parents, the grandparents and the partners … Continue reading

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Donor Sibling Registry’s Busiest Month Ever!

The NY Times article, the Today Show spots, all the related articles and media stories that went round the world, and the fact that the Style Network continues to air our show, has helped the DSR have it’s best month … Continue reading

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