NKF Serving Kansas, Oklahoma, and Western Missouri

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Renal Roundtable programs

Virtual and In-person events providing physicians and advanced practitioners with a networking opportunity and compelling presentations on issues that are cutting edge and relevant to their practice. Program will be held throughout the year with highly regarded speakers and thought leaders in chronic kidney disease, and an opportunity for group discussion following the presentation. This non-accredited program is intended for healthcare professionals only. The evening’s Renal Roundtable program is complementary to attendees but registration is required.

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

"Race, CKD & Transplant:  Turning the Needle Toward Equity" featuring Dr. Dinushika Mohottige, MD; Duke University
Location: Lidia's Kansas City
Contact JoAnna Rogers at JoAnna.Rogers@kidney.org for Exhibitor and Sponsorship as well as future opportunities.
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2023 Great Chefs of the Midwest

Sunday, March 5, 2023

The Great Chefs of the Midwest showcases local chef and restaurants who share their creative culinary talent as they vie for the coveted Best Dish and People's Choice awards.  Guests mix and mingle, enjoy mouthwatering creations from Wichita's best chefs, while bidding on exciting auction packages.

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Kidney Social Summit

Sunday, March 26, 2023
Virtual Event
Join your kidney community for an educational and empowering day! Learn from healthcare professionals and hear from other patients impacted by kidney disease. This half day virtual program will provide a variety of engaging, creative activities, and educational sessions to keep you connected, empowered, and focusing on what you can control. Learn how to be resourceful with strategies and tools for your kidney journey. This virtual event is FREE!
Created for kidney patients and their family/caregivers, though anyone with an interest in their health are welcome. Registration is required and opens late-January 2023.
Sponsorship and community partner opportunities available, contact JoAnna Rogers at JoAnna.Rogers@kidney.org for information.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

“Race, CKD & Transplant: Turning the Needle Toward Equity” featuring Dr. Dinushika Mohottige, MD; Duke University

Location: Lidia's Kansas City


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Magic of Giving - Great Plates

Thursday, May 11, 2023

Look for more info soon on this delicious chef inspired event.

Kansas City Kidney Walk

Sunday, October 8, 2023

Join us at Power & Light's KC LIVE!  Registration coming soon.

Wichita Kidney Walk

Sunday, October 8, 2023

Join us a Chicken N Pickle.  Registration coming soon.

Volunteering with NKF

Looking to volunteer? Check out all the latest local volunteer opportunities.
Congratulations to Jakob Benjamin on winning the 2021 Culpepper Exum Scholarship

2023 Scholarship Announcement — Application Opens January 2023

Culpepper Exum Scholarship

The NKF is proud to offer the 2023 Culpepper Exum Scholarship. It is an opportunity designed to help a deserving dialysis or kidney transplant recipient achieve their aspirations and complete their post-secondary education goals.
Please save the date — the 2023 Culpepper Exum Scholarship application will be available in January 2023. Applications must be submitted by May 1, 2023.

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Kidney Walks

The Kidney Walk is the nation's largest walk to fight kidney disease. Held in nearly 100 communities, the event raises awareness and funds lifesaving programs that educate and support patients, their families and those at risk. Take a lifesaving step today and sign up for a walk below.
Kansas City Kidney Walk - Power & Light KC LIVE, October 8, 2023
Wichita Kidney Walk - Chicken N Pickle, October 8, Fall 2023
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Kidney Cars Vehicle Donation Program

Turn your vehicle into cash for the National Kidney Foundation Serving Kansas, Oklahoma, and Western Missouri! 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 Kansas, Oklahoma, and Western Missouri today! Donate online or call 800.488.CARS (2277).

Local Office

9218 Metcalf Ave. #424
Overland Park, KS 66212
Phone: 913.262.1551
Toll Free: 800.444.8113

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