National Capital Area & Virginia
NKF/NCA will host its first annual Congressional Dinner on March 24, 2014, honoring Congressional leaders Senator Tom Harkin and Congressman Fred Upton for their work as champions of critical issues on behalf of the millions of Americans affected by kidney disease.
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.
April 13, 2014 - Northern Virginia Kidney Walk
- Reston, VA
May 17, 2014 - Hampton Roads Kidney Walk
- Virginia Beach, VA
May 17, 2014 - National Capital Area Kidney Walk
- Washington, DC
More than 121,000 Americans are on the waiting list for organs, including 99,000 waiting for a kidney. Open your heart this Valentine's Day and consider becoming an organ and tissue donor. One day your gift could save seven lives and improve the lives of 50 people! Or you could make a difference today by becoming a living donor. More Information.
Thanks to all who supported the 33rd Annual Kidney Ball on November 16 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel! The event is the largest black-tie fundraiser for the National Kidney Foundation nationwide. More than 800 guests enjoyed gourmet dining, live and silent auctions, and a special performance by the legends of Motown, the Commodores. More Information.
Free Kidney Health Check-up
January 11-12th, 2014
During the 21st Annual NBC4 Health & Fitness Expo, find out if you are at risk for kidney disease. Visit the NKF booth at the largest free consumer health event in the country. More Information
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
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
March 26, 2014 -
KEEP Healthy -
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Virginia call (804) 288-8342 or email email@example.com.
Register on our VolunteerMatch websites:
DC | VA
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