12-Year-Old, Joshua Maligro, Needs Your Help

(KHNL) - Today, a boy with ties to Hawaii, needs your help.

In California, 12-year-old, Joshua Maligro, struggles with Leukemia.

Doctors say he needs a bone marrow transplant to survive.

His family says it also needs to come from a donor who shares his Filipino-Caucasian ethnicity.

There will be two bone marrow drives, on Tuesday, April 15.

One will be at the University of Hawaii Campus Center, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The second at Waianae High School from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.