National Capital Area & Virginia
Savor the Flavor, Support the Cause
NKF has partnered with cafethatcares.com! Choose from their extensive selection of gourmet coffee and tea online at cafethatcares.com between now and September 15, and 30% of the net proceeds from your purchase will be donated to the National Kidney Foundation. A little caffeine can go a long way in supporting the 26 million American adults living with chronic kidney disease!
Join us for one of the best galas in DC…the Masquerade Kidney Ball! This year’s Ball will take place on November 15 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel.
The event is the largest black-tie fundraiser for the National Kidney Foundation nationwide, attracting more than 800 guests and raising nearly $1 million
annually to support the Foundation’s programs and services. More Information
Come out and Celebrate Life!
The National Kidney Foundation's Kidney Walk presents an occasion for dialysis patients, organ transplant recipients, donor families, living donors, the medical communities, and the general public to celebrate LIFE and support the NKF mission.
September 14, 2014 - Southwest Virginia Kidney Walk
- Roanoke, VA
October 25, 2014 - Central Virginia Kidney Walk
- Richmond, VA
The NKF Golf Classic is the Premier Amateur Golf Event for Charity. Golfers of all skill levels are encouraged to participate in the event for the exciting competition and the chance to win great prizes, including the chance to compete at Pebble Beach! Join us for a day of friendly competition and networking with local business leaders and celebrities - all to benefit a great cause.
Northern Virginia Classic Hosted by Doc Walker's ProView
May 5, 2014
Richmond Golf Classic
Richmond Country Club
June 9, 2014
National Capital Area NKF Golf Classic
Whiskey Creek Golf Club
June 16, 2014
Congratulations to this year's winners. We received 23 abstracts for both clinical and basic science categories from young researchers in the DC Area and Virginia. The top two scores in each category were selected to make presentations and two posters were judged best in their category. More Information.
KEEP Healthy - Free Kidney Health Check
The National Kidney Foundation's community-based initiative to educate about the kidneys, risk factors for kidney disease, and steps to take to keep kidneys healthy and reduce risk.
Check-up includes: risk survey, body mass index (BMI), blood pressure check, free educational materials, and opportunity to speak with a health care professional. More Information
Public Awareness Campaign
1 in 3 Americans are at risk for kidney disease. Are you the one? Learn ways to keep your kidneys healthy and reduce risks for kidney disease.
Public Education Program
Do you need someone to speak to your group about kidney disease? Contact us to see how we can help you.
Do you have a kidney experience you want to share? Become a volunteer presenter and help us get the word out about these important topics. More Information
Every single day, the Kidney Car program receives over 100 car donations. In fact, our car donation program is one of the oldest and largest used charity car programs in the country. Kidney Cars has been in operation since 1983, and during that time over 685,000 people have donated their car, truck or boat to the National Kidney Foundation's vehicle donation program. Help save lives by donating today.
NKF has many volunteer opportunities available for those who would like to get involved and lend a hand. For the National Capital Area, call (202) 244-7900 or email email@example.com.
For Virginia call (804) 288-8342 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Register on our VolunteerMatch websites:
DC | VA
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