For Little Greek’s Vojnovic, Sharing is Saving

December 1, 2016

How the president of Little Greek Fresh Grill is using his battle with leukemia to inspire others.
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Nick Vojnovic was diagnosed with primary myelofibrosis, a type of leukemia in which abnormal cells take over bone marrow.
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When Nick Vojnovic, president of Little Greek Fresh Grill, attended a donation drive held in honor of a boy with leukemia at one of the chain’s stores, he registered for a Be the Match Registry, which identifies potential donors for people in need of bone marrow and stem cell transplants. Like other participants, the then-president of Beef ‘O’ Brady’s gave a sample of his DNA by rubbing a cotton swab on the inside of his mouth. Five years later, a representative of the registry called Vojnovic because his sample was a match for someone in need of marrow.

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