NKF of Central New York

Kidney Walk

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.

  • Syracuse Walk - Sunday April 15, 9 am registration, 9:30 Walk at Destiny USA
  • Utica Walk - Sunday, September 16, 9:30 Registration, 10:30 Walk at Masonic Care Community
  • NNY Walk - Sunday, September 23, 9:30 Registration, 10:30 Walk at Cerow Recreation Center Clayton

CNY Kidney Golfers Enjoy a Perfect Day!!!

The 2017 Kidney Golf Classic was held on Monday, June 19th at the prestigious Cavalry Club in Manlius, NY. The NKF of CNY was again proud to be part of the Liberty Mutual Invitational, the #1 Charity Golf Event in America.

This year's winners was team Levinson, represented by Bruce Levinson, Steve Geremia, Seth Kutill, and Greg Scicchitano. They won the two net best ball format and are eligible to compete in the Liberty Mutual National Tournament at Kiwah Island.

Finishing a close second was the Liberty Mutual I team consisting of Joe Headd, EJ Jacksland, Jeff Mirabito and Jay Dedrick.

The Captain and Crew format winners team Butler, represented by Mike Butler, Lance Winter, Mark Stott, and Mike Dahl.

The day started off rainy, but the sun prevailed and our golfers enjoyed a fun filled day and evening.

NKFCNY would like to thank Liberty Mutual Insurance for their sponsorship of this event. We would also like to thank our golf committee, volunteers and golfers who helped make this a very successful day.

Save the Date! - Kidney Foundation/Liberty Mutual Golf Tournament Monday, June 18, 11am Cavalry Club, Manlius

Current Volunteer Opportunities

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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 Nannette Carbone at (315)476-0311 or email ncarbone@cnykidney.org and tell us in what areas you’d like to volunteer or Register on our Volunteer Match web site.

Speakers Bureau

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 Nannette Carbone at (315)476-0311 or email ncarbone@cnykidney.org

Current Volunteer Opportunities

[VolunteerMatch - Where Volunteering Begins.]

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 Nannette Carbone at (315)476-0311 or email ncarbone@cnykidney.org and tell us in what areas you’d like to volunteer or Register on our Volunteer Match web site.

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Speakers Bureau

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 Nannette Carbone at (315)476-0311 or email ncarbone@cnykidney.org

Patient Services

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.