The National Kidney Foundation of Illinois fights kidney disease on many fronts.
In addition to our large-scale educational, fundraising, and community outreach efforts we seek to establish partnerships with local neighborhood leaders in order to engage with patients, families, and at-risk populations close to home.
Through our digital Team Kidney platform we've also made it as simple and easy for supporters like you to organize your own community-building efforts on behalf of people touched by kidney disease.
Please explore the information below to learn more about current community awareness programs. Have an idea for a partnership or program of your own? Please contact the NKFI's Volunteer Coordinator
Anna Dudt to discuss how we may work with you.
email: firstname.lastname@example.org | phone: (312) 321 - 1500 x 270
the journey continues
a podcast about kidney health and organ donation
The Journey Continues is a podcast committed to promoting kidney health and organ donation through powerful stories. Your host Monica Fox is a kidney transplant recipient and Director of Outreach and Government Relations for the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois. This series will feature the journeys of kidney patients, transplant recipients, donor families and industry experts who continue to educate the community through their own experiences and stories.
We hope that you find inspiration, understanding, and motivation to participate in this process in your own way. The journey continues.
The Journey Continues is brought to you by the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois and is sponsored by Donate Life Illinois. Please subscribe to and leave a review for The Journey Continues in Apple Podcasts or wherever you like to listen.
kidneys in the kitchen
shop healthy, eat healthy
Kidneys in the Kitchen is a monthly series broadcast on CAN TV and YouTube. Join us each month as the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois and a renal dietitian introduce you to new, healthy recipes, and offer tips and tricks for making smarter purchasing decisions at the grocery store.
Each installment of Kidneys in the Kitchen focuses on a different aspect of meal-planning and nutrition. But whether we're talking about snacks, seasonal produce, or well-balanced holiday feasts, we'll always be focusing on helping you learn how to prepare healthy, delicious dishes.
Follow us on YouTube to catch all upcoming episodes.
For more information please contact Foundation Dietitian Melissa Prest at email@example.com or (312) 321-1500.
team kidney community events
it's time to take action
Put your own personal spin on your support for the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois by taking part in a Team Kidney community event. Organize your own effort to showcase what inspired you to join our cause, or participate in an activity hosted by another passionate member of Team Kidney.