• #PKDAwarenessDay

    Thursday, Sept. 3 is #PKDAwarenessDay
    We're devoting the day to raising awareness of this life-threatening genetic disease. We can't do this alone. We need you – our PKD community. Join the conversation and help spread the word with us!

  • Save the date: PKD National Convention 2016

    Save the date: PKD National Convention 2016
    Join us June 24 to 26, 2016, at the PKD National Convention in Orlando. You'll discover ways to manage your or a loved one's health from an all-star assembly of PKD experts.
    Check out what to expect

  • PKD patient handbook

    Introducing the new PKD patient handbook
    The newly updated PKD patient handbook is here! Topics include PKD signs and symptoms, diet and nutrition, kidney failure, transplantation and more. Download your copy now or request one in the mail.

  • Walk for PKD

    Registration is open for fall Walks!
    Come out and Walk with us this fall! Register today and start fundraising to earn your 2015 Walk for PKD commemorative
    t-shirt. Find your Walk and register today!

PKD News

Celebrity chef brings more national awareness to PKD on Food Network's Guy's Grocery Games, Sunday, Sept. 13

Michael PsilakisFamed chef and PKD Foundation friend Michael Psilakis is back at it.

Michael – who recently competed in Food Network's Chopped All-Stars and came close to winning cash for the PKD Foundation – returns to the network this fall for another chance to earn some serious dough and raise awareness for his charity of choice.

On Guy's Grocery Games All-Stars, Michael will compete in an episode where host Guy Fieri sends four talented chefs running through the grocery store aisles in a high-stakes, high-skills, grocery store cooking competition. In this episode – All-Stars in the Aisles – Guy challenges the chefs to make an upscale dinner using frozen and canned foods; prepare brunch in a multi grocery store cart swap game; and create a dish using one ingredient in two different ways.

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Friday, August 21, 2015 12:08:00 PM

Help the Foundation win $500,000 and technology support from Microsoft!

Vote for the PKD Foundation on social media by Aug. 31 in Microsoft's #UpgradeYourWorldcontest. Public voting will determine the winner so please vote every day using #UpgradeYourWorld and‪ #Vote.

For more information visit windows.com/UpgradeYourWorld.


Thursday, August 06, 2015 10:39:00 AM


Voices of PKD

Do You Know PKD?

New Orleans Saintsations Kriste Lewis, along with others impacted by PKD, helps create awareness in this promotional video. Please help spread the word to people who may not know about this disease by sharing this video.

Do You Know PKD?