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.
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
The Philadelphia Chapter does not have any local 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 Jamielynn at email@example.com.
Check back for meeting updates!
Philadelphia Walk for PKD
The Philadelphia 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.
Philadelphia Walk Dough Raiser at Uno
Sunday, September 28
12 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Uno Pizzeria & Grill
1009 Ridge PikeConshohocken, PA 19428
Please join us after the walk for a dough raiser to benefit the PKD Foundation. The fundraiser will be held at Uno pizzeria and grill which is about 2 miles from the Walk. UNO will donate up to 20% of the earnings to the PKD Foundation! This is a great way for walkers to socialize and have a good lunch while earning money for a charity that is very important to all of us. So grab some friends, have some lunch, and raise some money for the PKD Foundation! Click here for the coupon and be sure to hand it to your server. Hope to see you there!
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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