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Interested in Rappel?
Please join us for the 5th Annual Rappel for Kidney Health on Friday, June 6 and Saturday, June 7, 2014 at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront.
Join the Rappel Committee! We are currently gearing up for the 2014 Rappel for Kidney Health! We invite you to join our Rappel Committee this year to help plan another successful event!
Please email Katie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks so much for your interest in advance!
Do you want to make an impact on kidney disease in an extraordinary way? How much more extreme can you get than to Rappel for Kidney Health? Participants are invited to raise pledges in exchange for the once-in-a-lifetime experience to rappel 28 stories down the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront hotel in Baltimore City. Join the NKF-MD for this incredible event! While you seek adventure, the NKF-MD seeks a cure for kidney disease.
Rappel for Kidney Health participants must raise a minimum of $1,000 prior to their rappel. Each participant will be assigned a time when they should arrive for their experience.
Click here to register and for more information!
What does $1,000 do for the kidney community?
- 10 participants will fund a research mini-grant at a local hospital
- 2 participants will fund a kidney health risk assessment for a local community
- Covers the cost of blood draws for 50 people at a kidney screening
- Funds 5 patient emergency assistance grants
- Helps fund part of rent or mortgage for at least 4 patients on dialysis
Click here to view photos of the event on our Facebook page!
For more information, contact Katie Kessler at 443-322-0374, or email@example.com
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