Donate in memory of a friend or loved one. The National Kidney Foundation will send a personalized card acknowledging your gift.


Make a donation to commemorate a holiday, birthday, anniversary, or other special occasion. The special person you honor will receive a card from the National Kidney Foundation acknowledging your gift.


Support the National Kidney Foundation with a donation in your own name.

Donate by Mail

Send an honor or memorial gift, or make a general donation by mail.

Make a Stock Gift

To make a stock gift donation, please use this form. We can only accept stock as a donation, not for payment events and with a minimum donation of $500. In order to properly credit the stock donation and acknowledge the gift, the NKF will need the donor's name and contact information as well as donor's intent whether the stock gift is unrestricted or for any particular program, division or purpose.This information needs to be provided at the time the stock is donated.

Kidney Cars

Donate your old car, van, truck, or boat to help improve the lives of the millions of Americans affected by kidney disease.

Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs. Find out if your company participates – and double or even triple your gift.

Planned Giving

Make an investment for the future. To fund our important programs, the NKF relies on private contributions from caring individuals. And every year, more of these donors are discovering the benefits of supporting the NKF through their estate plans.

Gift Annuity Program

Make a charitable contribution that provides you with annuity payments for the rest of your life while also providing vital financial support to the NKF.

Kidney Walk

Kidney Walks are designed to help people understand the need for early detection of kidney disease. In addition to raising funds for research and help for patients and their families, the Walk is a great way to bring the community together!

NKF Cadillac Golf Classic

Each year thousands of golfers from across the country participate for the exciting competition, valuable gifts, and the chance to win great prizes, all to benefit a worthy cause. With tournaments held throughout the year in virtually every state, there is sure to be a tournament at a prestigious golf course near you.

For more information about these and other events please visit our Events section.


Want to get more involved with the NKF? Learn about our volunteer opportunities!

Corporate Support

Become a corporate partner! Learn more about NKF educational initiatives, programs and events.

Send Flowers

Send Flowers with 1-800-Flowers and be sure to use promotion code "kidney"

Become an organ donor

Have you ever thought about donating an organ? Organ and tissue donation helps others by giving them a second chance at life. Learn more about the donation process–and how to become an organ donor.