NKF Serving Colorado, New Mexico, Montana, and Wyoming

Renal Roundtables

3+ events throughout the year, held virtually or in person — TBD


Lecture series providing nephrologists, nephrology nurse practitioners, transplant providers, and those who care for patients with CKD (cardiologists, endocrinologists and nurse practitioners) with an opportunity to network as well as engaging presentations on issues that are relevant to their practice and patients. Three dinner and lecture events will be held throughout the year with highly regarded speakers and thought leaders in CKD.

For more information reach out to Danielle Percival at Danielle.percival@kidney.org.

The Big Ask: The Big Give — Finding a Living Donor

There will be 3 sessions in 2022.


The National Kidney Foundation’s initiative to increase living donation and provide information to those who may be considering donating a kidney. The workshop provides waitlisted patients along with their family and friends, the tools and strategies they need to share their story and find a living donor.


For more information reach out to Danielle Percival at Danielle.percival@kidney.org.

Kidney Support Groups — Monthly

The National Kidney Foundation has partnered with social workers at dialysis centers in Denver and Southern Colorado to provide support group meetings, six timers per year.


For more information reach out to Danielle Percival at Danielle.percival@kidney.org.

NKF Colorado Konica Minolta Golf Classic — June 27, 2022 at The Club at Ravenna

The National Kidney Foundation Konica Minolta Golf Classic is the nation’s Premier Amateur Golf Event for Charity. Each year thousands of golfers from across the country participate in 30 events across the U.S. for the exciting competition and the chance to earn an invitation to the National Finals at Pebble Beach—while raising over $3.5 million for the NKF. Register today for the Colorado Golf Classic on June 27th at Ravenna


For more information reach out to Danielle Otsuka at Danielle.otsuka@kidney.org.

Kidney Walk Colorado - 2022

Kidney Walks

The Kidney Walks are the largest walks in Colorado and New Mexico to fight kidney disease with nearly 3,000 attendees. Attendees include the kidney and transplant community, donors, recipients, dialysis patients, families and friends, medical professionals and the entire community who come out to celebrate life and support NKF’s mission to educate the public about kidney disease and increase awareness of organ transplantation.


For more information reach out to Danielle Otsuka at Danielle.otsuka@kidney.org.

Kidney Patient Education Symposium - February 2023

The National Kidney Foundation’s Patient Education Symposium is an opportunity to bring together anyone affected by kidney disease (pre-dialysis, dialysis, ESRD, transplant, living donors, care givers and family members) to learn about topics which concern the patient and their entire family. Previous topics have included: dialysis modality options, nutrition, coping with a chronic illness, finding and becoming a living donor. The Patient Education Symposium is attended by patients, family members and the community and is sponsored by those interested in reaching patients directly and supporting education about CKD.


For more information reach out to Danielle Percival at Danielle.percival@kidney.org

Great Chefs of the West – March 2023 in Denver, CO

The 40th Annual Great Chefs of the West (GCW) benefiting the National Kidney Foundation welcomes patrons from across Colorado who are passionate about good food and raising money for a good cause. Great Chefs of the West is the premier kidney community event of the year. Great Chefs of the West is a highlight in Denver following restaurant week, and Denver’s foodie event of the season. With an all-star gathering of top local chefs preparing amazing food and drinks, live music and live and silent auctions it truly is a celebration and all for a great cause.


For more information reach out to Danielle Otsuka at Danielle.otsuka@kidney.org

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Kidney Cars Vehicle Donation Program

Turn your vehicle into cash for the National Kidney Foundation Serving Colorado, New Mexico, Montana, and Wyoming! Vehicles donated to National Kidney Foundation have the potential to bring hundreds and sometimes even thousands of dollars in support of advocating for all kidney patients through education, research, and innovation. Donating is simple, the pick-up is free, and your gift is tax-deductible. Donate your vehicle to the NKF Serving Colorado, New Mexico, Montana, and Wyoming today! Donate online or call 800.488.CARS (2277).

Become a Volunteer Today

Interested in Volunteering with NKF? Email Danielle.Otsuka@kidney.org for our current opportunities.

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Traveling to the Colorado Rockies and need dialysis treatments?

For those traveling to the Colorado Rockies, there is a new dialysis clinic open in Avon, Colorado. Kidney Center of the Rockies is the very first outpatient dialysis clinic available to dialysis patients in the Vail Valley area. Whether local or visiting from out of State, patients wishing to vacation or move to the beautiful Colorado Rocky Mountains now have a wonderful option available to them.

Want to get involved?

Are you interested in joining a committee or learning about our board of advisors? Contact Kendra at Kendra.burrell@kidney.org.

Local Office

2000 S. Colorado Blvd
Tower One Suite 2000-420
Denver, CO 80222
Phone: 720.748.9991
Toll Free: 800.596.7943
Fax: 720.748.1273

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