News and Information
Walk Season is Here!
Join us for your local Walk for PKD and be the difference in 2015!
PKD Patient Handbook
The newly updated PKD handbook is now available! The revised handbook has undergone extensive reviews and updating by PKD experts. Topics include PKD signs and symptoms, diet and nutrition, kidney failure, transplantation and more.
Download your digital copy today!
Kroger Community Rewards
Join the Kroger Plus card program and help raise funds for the Indianapolis Chapter!
Go to www.krogercommunityrewards.com and sign up with your Kroger Plus card to have Kroger donate money to "PKD Foundation – Indianapolis Chapter". It is very easy and costs you nothing. Simply follow the step by step instructions when registering online.
1. Sign up at www.krogercommunityrewards.com with your Kroger card
2. When it prompts you to enter a non-profit, choose “PKD Foundation – Indianapolis Chapter” or just enter our organization number: 60949
3. Start shopping!
Whenever you use your Kroger Plus Card, Kroger donates money to our local chapter.
Local Events and Meetings
Chapter meetings are another opportunity for you to have your questions and concerns about PKD addressed. We will do our best to provide you with answers or direct you to someone that can assist you. Everyone is welcome!
Indianapolis Meet & Greet -- Ice Cream Social
Celebrating a Successful Walk!
Tuesday, Sept. 22
6:30 to 8 pm
St. Mark's United Methodist Church
4780 E. 126th St.
Carmel, IN 46033
Plan to join us for an old-fashioned ice cream social as we celebrate another successful Indianapolis Walk for PKD. Invite your family and friends to join us too!
If you have any questions about this event, please contact Kathy, Volunteer Chapter Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Indianapolis Walk for PKD
September 19, 2015
IU Michael A. Carroll Track & Soccer Stadium
Registration is now open!
To learn more about the Indianapolis walk or to donate, click here.
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Next Webinar Wednesday
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 12 - 1 p.m. CDT
PKD Foundation Chief Scientific Officer David Baron, Ph.D., will discuss the function of the kidney and why they're so important.
Latest National Webinar
Kidney stones can be painful and occur more often in PKD patients than in the general population. Dr. Arlene Chapman, Dr. Bharathi Reddy and Dr. Anna Zisman will help you understand what kidney stones are, why they happen and what can be done to treat them.
PKD Discussion forums provide a place for patients, family and friends to make connections, ask questions and share stories and experiences.