PKD Connection Blog

Published December 3, 2019 The nation’s largest gathering of the PKD community is our signature fundraising and public awareness event, the Walk for PKD. Since 2000, the Walk has raised over $30 million, 100% of which goes to research. This […]

Published October 22, 2019 A few weeks ago, Nicholas Yee and his nearly 100-person team attended the Sacramento Walk for PKD. We spoke with the “PKD, You Kidney Me?” Team Captain about his recent diagnosis and experience with the PKD […]

Walk for PKD — Twin Cities The first fall Walk for PKD event is just around the corner. Throughout the country, participants are breaking in their walking shoes and beginning this year’s fundraising efforts. In preparation, we caught up with […]

My name is Taylor Karlo, I’m 17 years old and I’m a senior at Olentangy Liberty High School in Powell, Ohio. I am also a volleyball player and I’m committed to the University of Saint Francis to continue my volleyball […]

On the road again… It’s great to be on the road again! It’s Walk for PKD season! For many of our staff, that means we are out on the road all over the country, supporting our Walk volunteers. I was […]

Kevin McDonald, captain of Team Lucy D, is ready to get moving in the Detroit Walk for PKD. With the event just a few weeks away, we reached out to Kevin to learn more about his family’s experience with PKD […]