AKF works on behalf of the 37 million Americans living with kidney disease, and the millions more at risk, with an unmatched scope of programs that support people wherever they are in their fight against kidney disease — from prevention through transplant. No kidney organization impacts more lives than AKF.
Recent news from AKF
American Kidney Fund Activates Disaster Relief Program to Support Dialysis and Post-Transplant Patients Affected by Tornadoes in Mississippi
American Kidney Fund Brings Kidney Health Education to All During Fourth AnnualVirtual Kidney Action Week on March 20-24
American Kidney Fund Names Transplant Nephrologist Dr. Silas Norman asChair of National Board of Trustees
American Kidney Fund Announces 2023 Class of Corporate Members Supporting the Fight Against Kidney Disease
American Kidney Fund Releases 2023 Living Donor Protection Report Card, Highlighting Progress Toward Better Laws to Support Living Organ Donation
American Kidney Fund's Statement on U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Draft Research Plan on Chronic Kidney Disease Screening
AKF's Office of Communications and Marketing is a resource for members of the media and other organizations. We can provide information and expert commentary on many topics related to kidney health and kidney disease in the United States, including dialysis and transplant; kidney disease prevention; and public policy relating to kidney disease, treatment and research.
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AKF in Action
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