NKF Serving Northern California

Kidney Walk

PayPal Park

Northern California Kidney Walk

The Kidney Walk is returning to San Jose!
When: Sunday, June 6, 2023, 9:00AM PT

Where: PayPal Park

1123 Coleman Ave., San Jose, CA 95110


The Northern California Kidney Walk is back and better than ever! We are excited to announce that this year's Walk is moving back to the Spring! We're even more excited to announce that we've found a new home at the AMAZING PayPal Park in San Jose.



Patient Education & Resources

Upcoming Webinar & View Past Sessions

Introduction to Lupus and Lupus Nephritis

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

12pm - 1pm PST


Topics and Speakers:

  • The basics of Lupus - risk factors and impact
  • Kidneys and Lupus - complications and what to look for
  • A patient and care partner's experience

Finding A Living Donor Webinar

Hosted on February 5, 2023, this informative session shared strategies to finding a living donor.  


Topics Included: 

  • Living donation: benefits & strategies
  • Sharing your story to find a donor
  • Involving friends and family
  • Patient panelists will share experiences, tips, strategies and answer questions

Understanding the Kidney Transplant Wait List

This valuable session, hosted in August 2022, was led by Stanford Transplant Coordinator, Kevin Val Discipulo. The webinar provided attendees with information and resources on how to understand and navigate the transplant waitlist.


A free session for patients, their care partners, and community

View additional resources here, follow link below to watch the recorded session. 

Professional Education

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Save the Date

55th Annual Medical Symposium

Date: Friday, October 13, 2023

Location: Crowne Plaza, Foster City


Contact Patty McCormac Patty.McCormac@kidney.org to learn more about sponsorship and exhibit opportunities. 

Authors Luncheon

35th Annual Authors Luncheon


Saturday, October 28, 2023; 12PM PT

San Francisco, CA

Stay tuned, we will share more details soon. 


The National Kidney Foundation’s Authors Luncheon is the largest literary event of its kind in the Bay Area, allowing those who are passionate about literature to join with NKF in the effort to transform kidney care and improve the lives of millions through education, advocacy, and research.


Thank you to all who joined in-person and virtually this past November to celebrate our best-selling authors and support kidney patients everywhere.


Contact Christina Davis to learn more about sponsorship opportunities: Christina.Davis@kidney.org

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We've moved!

Our office has a new address:
220 Montgomery Street Suite 1041
San Francisco, CA 94104

Our contact information remains the same: eventsnca@kidney.org | 415.543.3303

Local Office

220 Montgomery Street
Suite 1041
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415.543.3303
Toll Free: 888.427.5653
Fax: 415.543.3331

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