Central New York
The Kidney Walk is the nation's largest walk to fight kidney disease. Held in nearly 100 communities, the event raises awareness and funds lifesaving programs that educate and support patients, their families and those at risk. Take a lifesaving step today and sign up for a walk below.
April 27, 2014 - Syracuse/CNY Walk
- Syracuse, NY
July 27, 2014 - Northern New York Walk
- Clayton, NY
September 14, 2014 - Utica Kidney Walk
- Utica, NY
2014 Syracuse Auto Dealer's Charity Preview Night
The Syracuse Area Dealers Association again this year garnered underwriting for the Charity Preview Night attended by over 2,000 guests. The NKF of CNY is honored to be receiving $30,000 for the tickets sold to our community and corporate donors. We extend a sincere thank you for aiding us in continuing to raise awareness of kidney disease.
Golf at TPC Sawgrass…play the infamous Island Green!
The 2014 Kidney Golf Classic will be held on Monday, June 9th, 2014 at the prestigious Cavalry Club in Manlius, NY. We are again proud to be part of the Liberty Mutual Invitational, the #1 Charity Golf Event in America. The winners of this year's tournament will be eligible to compete in the Liberty Mutual National Tournament at TPC Sawgrass in March of 2015. Last year's winners, representing the team from Genentech, are pictured with CEO Nannette Carbone.
If you'd like to be the next group to head to Sawgrass, follow this link to the foursome packet and sponsorship opportunities.
Current Volunteer Opportunities
The Kidney Foundation of CNY has many volunteer opportunities available for those who would like to lend a hand. For a complete up-to-date list, please click here.
For more information, call the Kidney Foundation of CNY at (315) 476-0311 or e-mail email@example.com and tell us in what areas you’d like to volunteer or Register on our Volunteer Match web site.
Gratitude to Local Supporters
Do you need someone to speak to your group about kidney disease or organ donation? The NKF of Central New York's Speakers Bureau can help.
Do you have a kidney experience you want to share? Join the Speakers Bureau and help us get the word out about these important topics.
For more information contact Laura Squadrito at (315) 476-0311 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Kidney Foundation of CNY provides many programs and services to more than 1,500 patients each year. Our goal is to eradicate kidney disease, and to assists those who are coping with the effects of chronic kidney disease and their families.
Crisis Fund Patients can receive assistance from The Kidney Foundation of CNY's Crisis Fund if approved by their Social Worker and the NKF Office. The fund is used for emergencies only. Ask your Dialysis or Transplant Social Worker for details.
Medical ID Jewelry A medic alert bracelet or necklace is given to each patient. It immediately alerts medical providers to your condition in a crisis when the slightest delay could spell tragedy. Ask your Dialysis or Transplant Social Worker for details.
Camperships (Dialysis Camps) Children and families with kidney diseases need special care. That doesn't mean they should be excluded from the beneficial experience of summer camp.
Dialysis Centers View a list of dialysis centers in our 13-county area in Central New York.