Do you have a gift registry for cord blood banking?

Opening a gift registry for cord blood banking gives your loved ones the opportunity to contribute to something truly unique and valuable. Plus it’s one item your baby won't outgrow. 
ViaCord is pleased to recommend Babyfund on for all our customers’ gift registry needs. Plumfund allows family and friends to pool funds for that special baby on the way. Simply create a Plumfund campaign, spread the word, and watch your baby bump grow along with the baby fund.

How does it work?

Using Plumfund's simplified online fundraising platform, you can create a personalized cord blood gift registry and… 
  • Share your plans to bank your baby's cord blood:  
    Create a customized page – complete with personal pictures, colors, and notes 
  • Invite friends and family to participate in this very special gift:  
    Share your page through email or your favorite social networks 
  • Collect funds to put toward the cost of ViaCord’s service:  
    Track your contributions and withdraw funds anytime 

How do I get started?

It’s super simple: create a baby fund campaign in just 60 seconds, spread the word to your family and friends, and watch your baby bump grow along with the baby fund!

How do I receive my funds?

That’s the best part about Plumfund: you can decide how you want to receive funds from your contributors. Plumfund’s service allows for funds to be sent directly to you offline — by cash or check — which eliminates the need for processing fees. The credit card option allows you to receive funds into your own WePay or PayPal account, offering the lowest 3rd party transaction fees.

Have questions or want to learn more?

For more information, check out Plumfund’s FAQs. If you have additional questions, please contact Plumfund directly. 

Gift Registry FAQs

  1. I want to create a cord blood gift registry, where do I start?

    We recommend using Babyfund on The team at Plumfund has made it super simple to collect funds online for that special baby on the way. Simply sign up for a Babyfund by going here to create your personal registry page, share your link, and collect funds.

  2. How much does it cost?

    There are no transaction fees and no setup fees. This is possible because contributors can pay the  the organizer directly offline by cash or check. Organizers may also accept online payments (powered by WePay or PayPal). The 3rd-party fee is just 2.8% + $0.30, deducted from each transaction. Contributors pay nothing and there are no additional fees.

  3. How do I receive my funds?

    Here's the best thing about Plumfund: The process allows users to fundraise online for free and avoid credit card processing fees! All your donations come directly to you from your contributors. Contributors either mail you a check or present it to you in person along with their Plumfund gift certificate.  Plumfund's credit card option allows you to receive funds into your own WePay or PayPal account. 

  4. Do my contributors need an account?

    Registration is not required. Your contributors simply visit your page link to complete their transaction.

  5. Will my contributors get charged any fees?

    No. Contributors do not get charged any fees for giving to your registry.

  6. Can ViaCord help with my personal registry page at Plumfund?

    No. Plumfund  is an independent site and operates on its own without direction from ViaCord. For any registry needs, please visit If you have questions, please contact Plumfund directly.