If you or a family member has Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and are curious about investigational treatment options, you may want to see if you qualify to participate in a clinical trial for an investigational drug. You may qualify if you’re over 18 years old and diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). The prescreening process is simple and qualified participants will have the chance to receive the study related investigational drug at no charge. Just follow the steps below to get started:

  1. Enter your postal code to see if there are study sites in your area
  2. Answer a few questions about your Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  3. If you qualify, you will be asked to provide your name and contact information to the research site for follow up.
  4. The research coordinator will tell you more about the study and other assessments will be made to see if you are able to participate.
Follow the screening link to get more information about a clinical trial you may qualify for.

 Begin Screening Here 

Enjoy a great day of golf with your friends! Your support raises money for the Foundation’s programs and services. In addition, you can compete for the opportunity to play at Kiawah Island Golf Resort. Please contact Torie Kranze  to register.

The finals will be held at Kiawah Island Golf Resort, March 21-25, 2018.

 

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Say Yes! To Organ Donation

Become a donor by signing up on the Donate Life Louisiana website. When you say Yes! on your driver’s license, you are then registered as an organ, eye, and tissue donor.

 

The National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana is a proud charity partner of Community Health Charities. Community Health Charities is a nonprofit that raises awareness and resources for health and wellness by connecting the most trusted health charities, including the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana, across the United States with more than 17 million caring donors through workplace giving campaigns, causes, wellness programs, employee engagement, and strategic partnerships.

The National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana is represented by Community Health Charities in workplace giving campaigns locally and nationally, including the Combined Federal Campaign (our CFC giving code is 58081), public campaigns hosted by state and county governments, and private campaigns hosted by companies of all sizes.

Look to designate a gift to the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana in your workplace giving campaign to help us fulfill our mission of “Making Lives Better” by preventing kidney disease, improving the health and well-being of individuals affected by this disease, and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation.