NKF of Indiana

Register today for the 2016 Kidney Walk 

Kidney Walk

It’s not too late to register for a walk in Indiana!  Registration is free! You can register as an individual or as a team! 
Click on the walk below for registration and more information!

Indianapolis Kidney Walk – Saturday, June 11, 2016

Fort Wayne Kidney Walk – Saturday, June 18, 2016

Indiana has already held three Kidney Walks this year!  Click on the walk to see results!

Merrillville Kidney Walk – was held on Saturday, March 19, 2016. 

South Bend Kidney Walk – was held on Saturday, April 23, 2016

Evansville Kidney Walk – was held on Saturday, April 16, 2016

Team Indiana Gears Up for Games

Team Indiana will be going to the Donate Life Transplant Games of America held June 10-16, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio.  Team Indiana consists of transplant recipients, donor families, living donors and supporters who educate the public about organ and tissue donation. The Team competes in festival style athletic events along with special ceremonies designed to create awareness about organ donation.  For more information on Team Indiana, conctact Tricia Behringer at triciab@kidneyindiana.org or 800-382-9971.

http://www.transplantgamesofamerica.org/

 

Save the date for The Celebrating Life Under the Stars Gala will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Indiana Roof Ballroom downtown Indianapolis. Contact Abby Moore for more information at 317-722-5640 or Amoore@kidneyindiana.org.

Kidney Korner TV

Kidney Korner TV is held monthly on Hamilton County TV and Radio. To see past shows click here.

NKFI Golf

The NKFI/Steel Dyanmic’s 15th Annual Golf Classic will be held June 14 & 15 , 2016, please contactJanine Moore at (260) 456-0654 for more information.

Kidney Cars

Donate your car to the National Kidney Foundation of Indiana! Your donation is tax deductible. Call (800) 382-9971 or click here.

Scholarships for Kidney Patients

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 Application deadline was Thursday, March 31, 2016. For more information, contact (800) 382-9971 or e-mail Nicki Howard.

Kidney Camp

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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 Behringer at (800) 382-9971.

Volunteers for NKFI

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.

Annual Report

Click Here to download our 2014 Annual Report