NKF Serving Northern Ohio

Kidney Walk - Northeast Ohio

The NKF Northeast Ohio Kidney will be on Sunday, June 12th at the Great Lakes Science Center at 8:30am!
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Kidney Walk - Northwest Ohio

The NKF Northwest Ohio Kidney Walk will be on Sunday, June 12th in the University of Toledo at 9:00am! Create your team today!

Did you know?

  • You can host a Fundraiser in Honor of Someone, in Celebration of Your KidneyVersary, or even Stream a Celebration? Learn more here
  • Did you make a contribution to NKF this year? You can DOUBLE your impact through an employer Match. See if your company will match your donation at this link
  • Did you make a contribution to NKF this year? You can DOUBLE your impact through an employer Match. See if your company will match your donation at this link
  • You can make a donation to NKF through your paycheck! See if your company provides workplace giving campaigns to support employees’ philanthropy!
  • You can give to NKF of Northern Ohio’s bottom line by becoming a Hero Circle Member. Learn more here!

NKF Konica Minolta Golf Classic

The 2022 NKF Konica Minolta Golf Classic will be on July 26, 2022 at Firestone Country Club. Save the date.

Thank you to everyone that made the 2021 NKF Konica Minolta Golf Classic at Firestone Country Club a huge success! It was our largest tournament ever with 120 golfers competing. Together, we raised over $121,000 in support o the NKF mission.

Register Here!

Monthly Giving

Monthly Giving

Together, we can provide all patients with access to the care, treatment and guidance they need to cope with a kidney disease diagnosis with your monthly gift of any amount. If you’re interested click here!

Kidney Cars Vehicle Donation Program

National Kidney Foundation Kidney Cars logo

Turn your vehicle into cash for the National Kidney Foundation Serving Northern Ohio! 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 Northern Ohio today!

Donate online or call 800.488.CARS (2277).

Please contact Anna Tzinis at 440.241.6780 for more information.

Additional Patient and Professional Services

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 (614) 882-6184 ext. 853.

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