Category Archives: Media / Press Releases


Greater Baltimore Kidney Walk Moving to Weinberg Y in Waverly, May 6

Greater Baltimore Kidney Walk Moving to Weinberg Y in Waverly, May 6 Family-friendly event supports NKF’s local programs and services C’MON and JOIN US! Register Your Team Today! The National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware will hold its 16th annual Greater Baltimore Kidney Walk, Sunday, May 6, at The Weinberg Y in Waverly in Baltimore (900 E. 33rd St.,.....Continue


NKF launches Heart Your Kidneys Campaign

Heart Your Kidneys (HYK) is our public awareness campaign; as an activist organization, Heart Your Kidneys elevates the kidneys to the status of other vital organs such as the heart. Kidneys are our body’s small, but powerful, chemical factories; working 24/7 to remove waste and keep our blood pressure in check. It only takes two simple tests at your primary care.....Continue


Give the Gift of Life!

Today, there are 26 million adults who suffer from Chronic Kidney Disease! Could it be you or someone you love? You can make a difference today and “Give the Gift of Life” Ray Harris’ Story: “In 1998 I was a physically active father of two without any limitations. As a recent graduate and Natural Resources Officer life was good! Than.....Continue


The Gift of Life!

“The NKF inspires those who give and those who receive a kidney and provides valuable guidance to both.” Transplant Patient – Larry Albert Watch his story! Larry Albert, Kidney Transplant Recipient (left) with daughter and donor, Kim Fisher (right) Our Story—By Kim Fisher “My father, Larry Albert, was diagnosed with kidney disease a few years ago due to medications he was prescribed over.....Continue


NKF-MD-DE Launches “12 Days of Giving” Campaign

Holiday drive to fund essential services for kidney patients! ‘Tis the season for giving and the National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware (National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware) is challenging donors to give gifts that will directly impact day-to-day living for area kidney patients. The Foundation has launched its first ever 12 Days of Giving campaign wherein donors.....Continue


NKF-MD-DE’s #GivingTuesday Campaign Nov. 29 To Support Low Income Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

November 22, 2016 LUTHERVILLE, Md. – The National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware (National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring Nov. 29, #GivingTuesday takes place annually each Tuesday after Thanksgiving (in the.....Continue


NKF-MD-DE’s #GivingTuesday Campaign Nov. 29

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     CONTACT: Caryn Sagal, caryn@lawrencehoward.com National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware’s #GivingTuesday Campaign Nov. 29 To Support Low Income Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease LUTHERVILLE, Md. The National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware (National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware) has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and.....Continue


Media / Press Releases

National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware Press Releases Board member announcements, as well as announcement of the new Vice President of Mission Advancement. Board of Directors: Everyone: http://patch.com/maryland/northbaltimore/national-kidney-foundation-maryland-announces-new-board-chairs http://patch.com/maryland/timonium/national-kidney-foundation-maryland-announces-new-board-chairs Scaife: http://patch.com/maryland/elkridge/rodney-h-scaife-named-national-kidney-foundation-maryland-board-chair-0 http://www.baltimoresun.com/business/bal-ugc-photo-rodney-h-scaife-elected-national-kidney-foun-2015-07-06-photo.html http://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/potmsearch/detail/submission/4827152/Rodney_H_Scaife?l=&time=&ind=&type=&ro=12 http://thedailyrecord.com/2015/07/10/rodney-scaife-pandora-jewelry/ Grill: http://patch.com/maryland/ellicottcity/paul-grill-named-national-kidney-foundation-maryland-board-vice-chair http://www.baltimoresun.com/business/bal-ugc-photo-paul-a-grill-elected-national-kidney-foundat-2015-07-06-photo.html http://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/potmsearch/reprint/submission/4849782?ana=e_potm_thx&ana=e_notification_potm http://thedailyrecord.com/2015/07/06/paul-a-grill-kidney-foundation-of-md/  Board Members: Everyone http://patch.com/maryland/northbaltimore/nkf-md-announces-new-board-members http://patch.com/maryland/timonium/national-kidney-foundation-maryland-announces-new-board-members http://baltimore.citybizlist.com/article/280925/nkf-md-announces-new-board-members Bison: http://patch.com/maryland/belair/michael-bison-joins-national-kidney-foundation-maryland-board http://thedailyrecord.com/2015/07/06/michael-bison-allegis-group/ http://www.baltimoresun.com/business/bal-ugc-photo-michael-bison-joins-national-kidney-foundatio-2015-07-06-photo.html http://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/potmsearch/reprint/submission/4827292?ana=e_potm_thx&ana=e_notification_potm Levine: http://www.baltimoresun.com/business/bal-ugc-photo-jordan-levine-joins-national-kidney-foundatio-2015-07-06-photo.html http://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/potmsearch/reprint/submission/4827252?ana=e_potm_thx&ana=e_notification_potm http://patch.com/maryland/owingsmills/jordan-levine-joins-national-kidney-foundation-maryland-board http://thedailyrecord.com/2015/07/06/jordan-levine-myers-solomon/ http://www.carrollcountytimes.com/publications/community_times/briefs/ph-ct-aroundthecounty-071515-20150715-story.html Crews: http://www.baltimoresun.com/health/maryland-health/bal-ugc-photo-dr-deidra-crews-joins-national-kidney-founda-2015-07-06-photo.html http://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/potmsearch/reprint/submission/4827272?ana=e_potm_thx&ana=e_notification_potm http://patch.com/maryland/laurel/dr-deidra-crews-joins-national-kidney-foundation-maryland-board-0.....Continue