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With the help of our communities in cities across the country and beyond, we provide a forum for patients who want to join in the fight to find treatments and cure for PKD.

Connect with us to find out how you can make a difference in the lives of thousands in the U.S. and millions worldwide.

Walk for PKD

Sunday, September 18

Washington Park

Registration/site opens: 9 a.m.

We are excited to return to in-person events this fall, where you will be part of the largest gathering of the PKD community.
Sign up today and bring treatments to patients faster with 100% of each donation funding life-saving research at walkforpkd.org/denver.

If you have questions, email us at denverwalk@pkdcure.org.

Get Involved 

Are you interested in helping us grow the Denver Community?  

We are looking for volunteers to help us offer more opportunities in your local area. If you are interested in this opportunity to volunteer and further our shared vision to #endPKD, please complete our volunteer form and let us know how you would like to get involved.  

If you have questions, please email us at volunteers@pkdcure.org.  

The PKD Connect Conference (PKDCON) is an annual event that brings together every part of the PKD community—from patients and caregivers to researchers and physicians—to provide education, research updates, resources, and networking opportunities.

Session recordings from our 2022 event will be available in our Resource Library soon!


Now, as always, the PKD Foundation is committed to our mission of giving hope, advocating for patients, and building a community for all impacted by PKD. We'll continue supporting our community by providing important resources and timely updates on social media. If you have questions or need help navigating this unprecedented health crisis, we are here for you. Email or call (844) PKD-HOPE.

If you’re looking for a shoulder to lean on or want to help others from the safety of your home, our Peer Mentor Program is a great resource:

  • Interested in connecting with a mentor? Please take a moment to fill out our mentee survey and our team will follow up with you via email or by phone.
  • Interested in becoming a peer mentor? Please complete our mentor application and a member of our staff will follow up with you by email or by phone.

PKD Connect Ambassador

Interested in volunteering in the Denver Community? Complete our Become a Volunteer form or email volunteers@pkdcure.org. 

Geno Leage

Walk for PKD Ambassador

I’m, Geno Leage the Walk Ambassador for the Denver Community & have volunteered for the Seattle Community in the past. Not only am I a volunteer, a patient but I’m a contributing chef to the PKD cookbook. Volunteering is as rewarding as a happy eater. See you in the kitchen!

Page last updated March 2022

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