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 Applauds CMS Decision to Preserve Full Access to Immunosuppressive Drugs for Transplant Recipients
American Kidney Fund Commends Maryland Governor Hogan for Signing Living Organ Donor Protections into Law
American Kidney Fund Commends Arizona for Joining Growing Number of States with Legislation to Protect Living Organ Donors
American Kidney Fund, Johns Hopkins Children's Center Collaborate to Hold 16th Annual Camp All-Stars for Pediatric Kidney Patients
American Kidney Fund Commends Kansas Legislature, Governor on Enacting Protection for Living Organ Donors
American Kidney Fund Commends Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt on Signing Protections for Living Organ Donors into Law
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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