NKFI on Facebook NKFI on Twitter  NKFI on YouTube NKFI on Flickr NKFI on LinkedIn



Make sure you’re in the know. Sign up to get updates about programs and events.




For questions about kidney disease and its treatments, email or call (800) 9-KIDNEY.

Team Kidney

Thank you for helping Team Kidney take the fight to the finish line in 2017! Six runners raised more than $13,000 for our critical programs and we are eternally grateful. Now the time has come to fill the roster for the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon scheduled for Sunday, October 7, 2018. Our guaranteed entry spots are full, but if you have secured your own registration and want to run for Team Kidney, please contact Caitlin Fox at 312-321-1500 or

Holiday Cards

Order your 2017 Holiday Cards today! Proceeds help fund the prevention, education and empowerment programs of the NKFI. 

Living Donation

Read inspiring stories of living donation from donor and recipient perspectives. 

Health is in Style

Trust your barber with your hair and your health.
Health is in Style is a collaboration of barbers and stylists and the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois to educate the African-Amerian community about the risks of kidney disease and to offer free health screenings.

Share Your Story

We're asking people living with kidney disease, caregivers, dialysis patients, recipients, donors and more to participate in our Story Sharing Project.  Help give others hope by sharing your story and advice.

Stories will be featured on our website, on our Facebook or Twitter pages and even in marketing materials.  Share your story now!

Make Your Car a Kidney Car Today!

Donate your used vehicle and we will put it to good use!  Proceeds from its sale will benefit the programs and initiatives of the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois.