Central Ohio Chapter of The PKD Foundation

Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is one of the most common genetic diseases, affecting thousands nationwide. There is currently no treatment or a cure for PKD. The Walk for PKD is the PKD Foundation's signature fundraising event with more than 50 Walks across the nation. Together, we will unite to fight PKD!

Visit http://www.walkforpkd.org/centralohio to learn more and register.

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Central Ohio Chapter of The PKD Foundation

PKDCentralOhio

OUR MISSION:
The mission of the Central Ohio Chapter is to assist, on a regional and local basis, the national efforts of the PKD Foundation to promote research to find a cure for PKD and improve the care and treatment of those it affects. The Chapter…


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OUR MISSION:
The mission of the Central Ohio Chapter is to assist, on a regional and local basis, the national efforts of the PKD Foundation to promote research to find a cure for PKD and improve the care and treatment of those it affects. The Chapter Missions focus on the following five key areas.

PUBLIC AWARENESS
Foster public awareness of PKD and distribute information about the disease and the PKD Foundation to patients, the public and the media.

FUNDRAISING
Attract individuals, corporations and foundations interested in financially supporting PKD research.

GOVERNMENT ADVOCACY/ ACTION ALERT
Call on elected officials for increased federal funding of PKD research, and policies that benefit PKD patients and families.

EDUCATION
Educate patients and family members about PKD by hosting educational seminars.

THE GIFT OF ONE ANOTHER
Assist patients and their family members by encouraging, providing support and listening.

CENTRAL OHIO CHAPTER OF THE PKD FOUNDATION ONLINE:

Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/PKDCentralOhio

Twitter:
http://www.twitter.com/pkdcentralohio

Flickr:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/pkdcentralohio

YouTube:
http://www.youtube.com/user/PKDCentralOhio

CENTRAL OHIO WALK FOR PKD:
http://www.walkforpkd.org/centralohio

PKD FOUNDATION:
http://www.pkdcure.org

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