Here are some of the ways you can help support us:

Make a Gift – Make a donation in your own name, in memory of someone special, or to commemorate a holiday, birthday, wedding, or other special occasion. Your gift will help fund research, patient service activities, and public and professional education programs. We offer the following methods of donation:

  • You may donate online using our secure form here.
  • You may send a tax-deductible donation via mail or fax by completing this form.

Matching Gifts – Many employers sponsor matching gift programs. Find out if your company participates—and double or even triple your gift!

Join the Ada DeBold Society – Become one of the NKF’s major supporters, named for the founder of the National Kidney Foundation.

Planned Giving: An Investment for the Future – To fund its important programs, the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) depends heavily on private contributions from caring individuals. And every year, more of these donors are discovering the benefits of supporting the NKF through their estate plans.

Gift Annuity Program – A gift annuity is an irrevocable charitable contribution that provides you with annuity payments for the rest of your life while also providing vital financial support to the National Kidney Foundation.

Kidney Cars – The easy way to donate your car, van, truck, or boat. By donating your vehicle, you are helping to fund public education, patient and community services, research, professional education and organ donation programs of the National Kidney Foundation

Participate in Our Events

Kidney Walk – Kidney Walks are designed to help people understand the need for early detection of kidney disease. In addition to raising funds for research and help for patients and their families, the Walk is a great way to bring the community together!

NKF Golf Classic – Each year thousands of golfers from across the country participate for the exciting competition, valuable gifts, and the chance to win great prizes, all to benefit a worthy cause. With tournaments held throughout the year in virtually every state, there is sure to be a tournament at a prestigious golf course near you.

For more information about these and other events please visit our News and Events section.

Send Flowers

Send Flowers with 1-800-Flowers and be sure to use promotion code “kidney”

Our Gift: Send Flowers and NKF Receives a Donation


Volunteering With the National Kidney Foundation