25th Annual Stuart A. Kleit Symposium
Register for the 25th Annual Stuart A. Kleit Symposium to be held on March 4, 2016 at the The Willows on Westfield Event Center, 6729 Westfield Blvd., Indianapolis, IN 46220. This one day multi-disciplinary seminar will enhance the understanding of chronic kidney disease and provide to information to nephrology professionals. Accreditations will be available (CEUs and CMEs will be provided). For more information, please email Tricia Behringer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-382-9971.
Thanks to all the Kidney Walk participants, sponsors, donors and volunteers for a successful 2015 walk season! Kidney Walks were held in Indianapolis, Fort Wayne, Evansville, and Merrillville. The NKFI appreciates your support! For information on next year's walks please contact Janine Moore or (260) 456-0674. Go to the 2015 Kidney Walk website for this year's results.
Save the Date for the 2016 Kidney Walk in your area!
Merrillville Kidney Walk – Saturday, March 19, 2016
South Bend Kidney Walk – Saturday, April 23, 2016
Evansville Kidney Walk – Saturday, April 16, 2016
Indianapolis Kidney Walk – Saturday, June 11, 2016
Fort Wayne Kidney Walk – Saturday, June 18, 2016
Celebrating Life Under the Stars Gala
The Celebrating Life Under the Stars Gala was held on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at the JW Marriott downtown Indianapolis. The black tie event honored Tim Taber, MD, FACP. Click here for more information.
The NKFI/Steel Dynamic's 14th Annual Golf Classic event winners held it's annual "Gator Classic" in Sarasota, Florida on November 13-15, 2015. The NKFI/Steel Dyanmic’s 15th Annual Golf Classic will be held June 14 & 15 , 2016, please Contact Janine Moore at (260) 456-0654 for more information.
Donate your car to the National Kidney Foundation of Indiana! Your donation is tax deductible. Call (800) 382-9971 or click here.
The Larry Smock Scholarship is made available for Indiana residents who are on dialysis, have received a kidney transplant, or have a diagnosis of chronic kidney disease. Scholarships must go towards pursuing higher education in an academic or monitored occupational setting. All applicants must have a high school diploma or its equivalent. The Fund was established in 1992 with monies donated by the Smock family and the Martinsville community in memory of kidney patient Larry Smock who was awaiting a kidney transplant when he passed away.
The NKFI will holdthe annual Kidney Camp on June 3-7, 2016 at Camp Tecumseh in Brookston, Indiana. The camp is free for children ages 8-18 who have kidney disease or are a kidney recipient. Financial contributions from individuals and companies make the experience possible along with the many wonderful volunteers. Every year, more campers arrive to be part of a unique experience that brings children with similar health issues together from all around the state. For more information, please contact Tricia Berhinger at (800) 382-9971.
The NKFI could not provide our programs and services without the support of our wonderful volunteers. Volunteers are needed is many areas of the foundation, such as; office work, Kidney Walks, Indianapolis Gala, golf tournaments, Speaker's Bureau, Kidney Camp, Health Fairs and Indiana Kidney Check Screenings. For more information on how to volunteer, please download our forms. You can also contact (800) 382-9971 or e-mail Nicki Howard.
Click Here to download our 2014 Annual Report