News and Information
Sunday, November 2, 2014
Are you a runner? Is someone you know a runner? Want a chance to run in a premier marathon?
We are looking to fill the last few spots in the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon within the next three weeks! Click here to view the participation options. Register today to secure your spot in this bucket list race. Hurry, before they are gone!
Most importantly, you will run with the satisfaction of knowing that you’re part of the fight against polycystic kidney disease through your fundraising commitment.
Run for PKD
Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 816.268.8469.
Registration for fall Walks is now open. With more than 50 Walks across the country and the Virtual Walk, we can all unite to fight PKD.
We had an amazing time at the Transplant Games of America! Thank you to everyone that stopped by our booth and shared your transplant story with us. Congratulations to everyone that participated in the games!
Local Events and Meetings
Community Health Fair
Middletown Spring Arbor Annual Health Fair
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Middletown Spring Arbor Clubhouse
106 Gazebo Lane
Middletown, DE 19709
The Delaware Chapter will attend the Middletown Spring Arbor Annual Health Fair to provide information about PKD to the Middletown community. Volunteers are needed for one hour shift commitments. Please email Rosalie, our Volunteer Chapter Coordinator, at email@example.com if you are interested in volunteering at this event or wish to connect for questions or comments.
Sunday, October 5th
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Riverfront Xfit512 Justison St. Wilmington, DE 19801
Xfit of Wilmington Riverfront and Crossroads of Delaware are hosting an "In-house Throwdown". Competitors are asked to sign up and donate $5 to benefit the PKD Foundation. It's a way for Xfit members to compete and a fun way to donate to the PKD Foundation. Come out and cheer on the Xfit competitors.
For more information, please call 302-745-2348 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delaware Walk for PKD
The Delaware Chapter wants to thank you for joining us at our Walk for PKD. We had a very successful day and appreciate all of those that donated or came out to the walk. Registration for the event is now closed, but donations are still being accepted through December 31.
Next Free Webinar
Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. CDT
Presented by: Jacob Taylor, Clinical Dietician at Children's Mercy Hospital
The holiday season is fast approaching, which means lots of family get-togethers, dinners and company parties. With food being a primary focus during these social gatherings, it can be a challenge for people with kidney disease to stick with their kidney-friendly diet. Join us for this webinar to learn how to maintain your kidney diet, while still enjoying the most delicious time of the year. Jacob Taylor will also discuss his PKD Diet Study.
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