American Kidney Fund
Our vision: A world without kidney disease.
American Kidney Fund
An open letter to kidney disease

An open letter to my chronic disease

Dear Chronic Kidney Disease,

You and I have been acquainted for about 12 years now. You introduced yourself to me when I was 18 years old, though you were probably hanging around for a while before that. I was just a kid who was about to start playing college basketball, which was a dream come true for me. Even to this day I am not sure why you timed it that way.

I must say I was very confused when we first met.

Read the full letter »

5 facts about kidney disease

5 quick facts about kidney disease

What are the most important things you need to know? Our infographic breaks it down...

What are they? »
And the winner is...

And the winner is

We're happy to announce the winner of the Calendar Kids Art Contest, sponsored by Amgen and Genentech, whose drawing will be the cover of our 2017 calendar...

See the winner »
Share Elaine's story

"AKF made a huge difference for me"

Inspire your friends and family to learn more and take action by sharing Elaine's story...

Share story »
Depression and kidney disease

Coping with depression

Our 2015 Hero of Hope, Angela L. Davis, explores the emotional toll of kidney failure...

Learn more »
April Webinar

"I need a transplant. Am I or will I be covered?"

Join us for our April webinar, sponsored by Amgen, to learn about insurance coverage for a transplant...

Sign me up »
Our mission: We help people fight kidney disease and live healthier lives.
Stay connected

Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Google Plus Blogger
Share with a friend

View this message as HTML | Update email preferences | Contact us | HelpLine | Unsubscribe
American Kidney Fund
11921 Rockville Pike, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852
Toll free: 800.638.8299

© 2016 American Kidney Fund, Inc. All rights reserved.