NKF Serving Greater New York

NKF Konica Minolta Golf Classic at Winged Foot – October 26

Play one of the top courses in the country while supporting kidney patients. Top finishers are invited to play in the finals at Pebble Beach! We’re only on one course this year, so Register today. Or contact Greg Bilionis at 212-889-2210, x264 for more information.

NYC Kidney Walk

Kidney disease hasn’t hit pause, and because of you neither will we.

Caring knows no distance; no matter how or where you walk—one simple step can save a life. So, lace up, stretch out and join together at the 2020 New York City Kidney Walk on Sunday, November 08, 2020.

The COVID-19 pandemic has unleashed unprecedented threats—especially to the health and safety of kidney disease patients and those who care for them. We need you NOW more than ever.

Walk Day 2020 - Now, you can do it your way!

Register by October 1 to recieve your Walk Day Kit!
Pick YOUR route - we suggest completeing 3.7 miles for the 37 MILLION Americans impacted by kidney disease.
Grab your walk day outfit - when you fundraise you eaarn new gear like laces, socks, shirts, and a mask!
Take it at YOUR pace - walk, run, bike, rollerskate, dance as slow or as fast as you want to!
Live your dream Walk experience - whether you're an early bird or a night owl. Walk whatever time you like! If you're looking for ideas, here's a sample schedule:
​10AM - Gather Your Team (FaceTime, Zoom, or socially distant in-person)
10:30AM - Warm Up & Watch Opening Ceremony
11AM - WALK WALK WALK
12PM - Celebration Brunch
1PM - Tune in for NYC Walk After Party Celebration

Stay connected by sharing your experience!
#KidneyWalkLaceUp #LaceUpNYC #NYTouchKidneyStrong

SAVE THE DATE
Team Captain Pep Rally - September 17!
Details to come. Register today to stay informed!

Be sure to follow us @NKFGNY on Facebook for the most up to date information.

Register Online

Renal Roundtable Opportunities

Renal Roundtable lectures provide nephrologists, nephrology nurse practitioners, transplant providers and those who care for patients with CKD with a networking opportunity and presentations on issues that are relevant to their practice.

Contact Monique Hardin-Cordero for information and to register at or 212-889-2210, x228.

Helpful Webinars

CT Legislative Briefing – Dr. Sankar Niranjan, MD, State Senator Derek Slapp and Representative Tammy Exum discuss how COVID-19 is affecting kidney patients in Connecticut.

NY Legislative Briefing - Dr. Joseph A. Vassalotti, MD and Senator Gustavo Rivera to discuss how COVID-19 is affecting kidney patients in New York

Kidney Walk Kickoff #1 - Your Kidney Walk is Going Virtual, What Does That Mean? – This the 1st of 3 webinars dedicated to helping new and returning walkers have fun and get great results. So, what is a virtual walk?

Walk Kickoff #2 - Connecting with Your Team to Boost Fundraising -Learn some unique tips and tricks to communicate with your teammates, friends and co-workers and raise money for kidney patients. How to get creative to replace your in-person fundraisers

Walk Kickoff #3 - Join NKF Staff members, Sean Rugenstein and Quin Works, for a brief Facebook Live presentation to learn about upcoming contests, details on how to get your commemorative Kidney Walk shirt, and get a sneak peak of Spirit Week!

Walk Center Tutorial – How to use and make the most out of your Walk Center in the Kidney Walk pages.