Show your support for kidney patients and the American Kidney Fund by joining the Virtual Walk!

The Virtual Walk is a fun way to help raise funds for the fight against kidney disease. This fundraiser can take place “virtually” anywhere—and it’s entirely up to you whether to walk at all! No matter which option you choose, you are helping to raise money for essential programs and services that help 1 out of every 5 dialysis patients in the United States and the millions of people who are at risk for kidney disease.



Learn what it’s like to live with kidney disease and why the American Kidney Fund is so committed to helping kidney patients in need and the prevention of kidney disease. Read our brief “Walk in My Shoes” profiles of kidney patients.



Act by registering for the Virtual Walk. There is no fee to register, and if you raise or donate $50, we’ll send you a Virtual Walk t-shirt. Set a date and time for your Virtual Walk—you can walk alone, Pair Up with another walker (either in person or virtually), join a team or create a team. We make it easy to reach out to your family and friends online.


Download the Virtual Walk Guide!

This guide is full of ideas to help you plan your Virtual Walk and help support the fight to prevent kidney disease.

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The American Kidney Fund fights kidney disease through direct financial support to patients in need, health education and prevention efforts. For more information, visit our website.