American Kidney Fund’s Kidney Kitchen™ Wins 2019 Gold MarCom Award
December 05, 2019 09:30 ET | American Kidney Fund
ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Kidney Fund (AKF)’s online Kidney Kitchen™ has won a Gold 2019 MarCom Award in the Digital Media – Website – Nonprofit category. ...
Latest U.S. Government Kidney Disease Statistics Underscore Need for Greater Awareness and Early Detection
November 25, 2019 09:33 ET | American Kidney Fund
ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The newest U.S. kidney disease statistics from the United States Renal Data System (USRDS) provide some cause for optimism but underscore the need...
American Kidney Fund Receives 18th Consecutive Highest, 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator
November 15, 2019 09:27 ET | American Kidney Fund
ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Kidney Fund (AKF) has once again received the highest, 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, the leading independent evaluator of...
American Kidney Fund Highlights Critical Public Health Education Programs at ASN Kidney Week, Booth #2717
November 07, 2019 09:00 ET | American Kidney Fund
WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Kidney Week 2019 Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., the American Kidney Fund (AKF) is launching its...
Know Your Kidneys™: American Kidney Fund Launches National Campaign to Prevent and Slow Down Kidney Disease
November 06, 2019 09:30 ET | American Kidney Fund
ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Kidney Fund (AKF) today launched a new national campaign, Know Your Kidneys™, to empower individuals to fulfill their life’s...
As California wildfires force massive evacuations, American Kidney Fund activates Disaster Relief Program to help vulnerable dialysis patients
October 30, 2019 10:22 ET | American Kidney Fund
ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hurricane-force winds are fueling the spread of wildfires in Northern and Southern California, causing hundreds of thousands of people to be...
Kidney Community Loses a Great Friend and Powerful Advocate in Elijah Cummings
October 17, 2019 16:25 ET | American Kidney Fund
ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Kidney Fund (AKF) president and CEO LaVarne A. Burton issued the following statement upon learning of the death of U.S. Rep. Elijah...
11th Annual American Kidney Fund Gala, The Hope Affair, Honors People Fighting Kidney Disease
October 01, 2019 09:10 ET | American Kidney Fund
ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Kidney Fund (AKF) will host its 11th annual gala, The Hope Affair, on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in...
American Kidney Fund Joins No Surprises: People Against Unfair Medical Bills to Urge Congress to Act to End Surprise Medical Billing
September 26, 2019 16:33 ET | American Kidney Fund
ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Kidney Fund (AKF) President LaVarne Burton issued the following statement in support of No Surprises: People Against Unfair Medical Bills....
American Kidney Fund Announces Partnership with Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Focused on Reducing Chronic Kidney Disease in the U.S.
September 05, 2019 11:02 ET | American Kidney Fund
ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Thirty-seven million Americans have kidney disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and 1 in 3 is at risk. To address...