Welcome to the PKD Foundation’s San Francisco Chapter Website!
PKD IN THE NEWS
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Click below to view an article about Renee and Mark's loving story!
Sister's Kidney Not Enough for Two Siblings That Need A Transplant. Click here to read a recent story published in the News Times.
Sandy Steck radio interview with Mark Glaser. Click here to listen to the interview.
San Francisco Walk in the News!
Click here to see our coverage on ABC 7.
Learn More about PKD.
Don’t miss out on our series of quarterly webinars designed to provide education and information about various medical and lifestyle issues related to polycystic kidney disease.
Click here to visit our NEW learning center and to view our FREE educational webinars!
The San Francisco Chapter does not have any meetings scheduled at this time but we do want to hear from you. If you would like to connect with our Volunteer Chapter Coordinator, please email us at email@example.com.
5th Annual Kiehl's Event for PKD
Thursday, December 12, 2013
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Kiehl's1848 4th Street Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94710
Join us for a fun event to benefit the PKD Foundation. Kiehl's is offering 15% off all sales and 10% of all proceeds will go to the PKD Foundation. There will be a raffle with items from local 4th Street merchants and all proceeds will go to the Foundation. Phone orders will be accepted the night of the event at 510.548.0130.
Thank you to everyone that made the San Francisco Walk for PKD a success. While the event is over, fundraising is still going strong with donations being accepted until December 31st. Let’s all continue to unite to fight PKD! Your involvement has made a difference for PKD patients and their families everywhere.
San Francisco Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon – April 6, 2014
This experience of a lifetime will carry you through one of the world’s top-ten vacation destinations. Sign up today for your running tour of the Golden Gate City with team PKD, and bring hope to those impacted by polycystic kidney disease.
Please click here for more information and learn how to register.
The Empowered PKD Patient: Proactive Strategies to Secure Your Best Life Possible
October 23, 2013
Presented by Risa Simon, CMC
If you've been told to "Do Nothing" until you "Get Sicker" — or simply sense yourself floating in a sea of uncertainty, then join this enlightening session and learn from author, mentor and preemptive transplant recipient, Risa Simon, as she reveals life-changing insights doctors rarely share with their patients. If you (or a loved one) are looking to avoid the need for dialysis, or fear the long wait for a kidney might squelch transplant opportunities, look no further.