Please join us for the 2018 Patient Summit on March 21, 2018! There will be seminars for all CKD patients and caregivers. There will also be a renal-friendly meal! Registration is FREE. Please register today!
Registration is now open for the 2018 Kidney & Transplant Symposium "Innovations in Kidney Disease & Transplantation," being held March 20th-21st at Quest Conference Center in Columbus, OH. Please click here for more information and to register:
Join us for NKF-Cincinnati's 2nd Annual Dining With The Stars. The National Kidney Foundation is uniting local chefs, restaurants, and celebrities in the fight to raise awareness about kidney disease. Come out to mingle, sample delicious foods and support our kidney community! Visit kidney.org/cincinnatiDWTS for more information and to purchase tickets.
March 22, 2018
1910 Elm Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
June 7, 2018
The Grand Event Center
820 Goodale Blvd
Grandview Heights, OH 43212
For more information please contact Ariana Bowen at Ariana.Bowen@kidney.org
PLEASE JOIN US IN 2018!
Central Ohio Kidney Walk
September 22 at Genoa Park/COSI, Columbus
Register here today!
Questions? Contact Ariana Bowen at (614) 882-6184 x823.
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.
Please contact Antoinette Greene-Tubbs at 614.882.6184 ext. 825 for more information.
A Hilliard family takes lifesaving steps to spread awareness in the fight against kidney disease. Read More.
Donate your old car, van, truck, or boat to help improve the lives of the millions of Americans affected by kidney disease. Donate now.
New Patient Packets - New Patient Information Packets are made available to all patients who receive treatment for kidney failure at facilities served by the us. Its purpose is to inform patients and their families abut kidney disease and of the variety of resources and activities we provide.
Living Donor Information Packets are made available to anyone who is potentially interested in being a living kidney donor. The packets provide information about the evaluation process for potential donors, the benefits and risk of donation, and where you can find additional information and support. If you're interested in being a living donor and would like information about kidney donation, please contact Marsheen Campbell or call (513) 961-8105 x853.
Educational Literature & Materials – The NKF has a variety of educational brochures and materials geared toward patients in the early stages of kidney disease, dialysis patients, transplant recipients, family supporters, professionals and those who are at risk for kidney disease. Contact us to receive this free literature or view our literature here: NKF Store.
Professional CME/CE Activities – The National Kidney Foundation has been awarded Accreditation with Commendation from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and offers a variety of CME/CE activities with an inter-professional team approach. Click here for more information: CME/CE Activities
Organ & Tissue Donation – Across the nation, citizens have the opportunity to help others by signing up to become organ and tissue donors through state donor registries. Click here to go to Donate Life Ohio for more information and to register to become a life-saving organ donor: Donate Life Ohio
The NKF offers ‘Your Kidneys & You’ awareness and education presentations to any group of individuals interested in learning more about kidney disease. The presentation covers risk factors, what kidney disease means, the importance of early detection, and treatment strategies. If your group or organization would be interested in having a ‘Your Kidneys & You’ presentation or receiving more information, please contact Antoinette Greene-Tubbs or call 614.882.6184 ext. 825.
Your unwanted, unused, and unneeded clothing and other household items can assist our programs. The National Kidney Foundation Serving Ohio has established a relationship with National Kidney Services, Inc., a Columbus, Ohio for profit corporation. Outsourcing the management of this program to Ohio Thrift Stores has been a part of fundraising efforts since 1988. Customers in the Columbus, Springfield, Dayton, Delaware, Washington Court House, Lancaster and surrounding areas wishing to participate may drop off or schedule a pickup and receive a tax deductable receipt for their useable items. The donations are sold to Ohio Thrift Stores and the proceeds are used to help fund NKF Serving Ohio's programs and services. For more information on the clothing donation program please visit http://nkfpickup.com or contact National Kidney Services at 614-351-2900 or 888-780-0789 (Dayton area residents only).
The Greater Cincinnati Region is an agency Partner of the United Way of Greater Cincinnati.