North Carolina Region

2014 Kidney Walks

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.

November 15, 2014 - Triangle Kidney Walk - Raleigh, NC

NKF Golf Classic

The NKF Golf Classic is the nation's premier amateur golf event for charity. Qualifying first, second, and third place foursomes from every local NKF Golf Classic are invited to compete at the National Finals held at the famed Pebble Beach Resorts.

October 27, 2014 - Ballantyne Country Club - Charlotte, NC

Upcoming Patient Empowerment Workshop

October 9, 2014
10am-2pm

Sheraton Four Seasons, 3121 High Point Road, Greensboro, NC 27407

For more information or to register please call: 888.848.5277.

Your Kidneys and You Free Training

Want to educate others about kidney health? Learn how to present this easy 20 minute presentation to friends, family, colleagues, churches, community centers, schools, and more!

July 10, 2014, 12pm-1pm
Sept. 16, 2014, 12pm-1pm
Nov. 4, 2014, 12pm-1pm

Please register 2 weeks prior to training to Henry Well, (888) 848-5277 ext 110

Webinar and conference call number will be emailed once registered.

More Information

NKF Professional Membership Meetings

The Council on Renal Nutrition (CRN) and the Council of Nephrology Social Workers (CNSW) meets Bi Annual throughout North Carolina.

For more information please call: (888) 848-5277.

CNSW Meetings

Next Meeting:
When: May 9, 2014
Where: DoubleTree Greensboro
3030 High Point Road
Greensboro, NC 27403

CRN Meetings

Next Meeting:
When: May 23, 2014
Where: Hilton Executive Park
5624 Westpark Dr
Charlotte, NC

Fight Kidney Disease by donating your car

Donate your unwanted car, van, truck or boat to the National Kidney Foundation. Help fight kidney disease in the Carolinas. Donated vehicles and boats are tax deductible. Donate today!

NKF Thrift Store

"We Want Your Discards"

For a pick up call: 704-393-5780 or Toll free 866-408-6464

Several times each year, a representative of Carolina Value Village will telephone residents in your neighborhood seeking donations of furniture, clothing (men's, women's, and children's) and other household items. The representative will confirm a date when a truck can come to your home and pick up items. Each collection of items provides a donation to the NKF. Each donated item is prepared for resale to the public at Carolina Value Village, making fine quality goods available at thrift store prices. One hundred percent of the proceeds received by the NKF supports patient programs. All donated items are tax deductible at present fair market value in accordance with IRS regulations.

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. Click here for more information.

November 6, 2014 - KEEP Healthy - Monroe, NC