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About Us

Our mission is to prevent kidney disease and improve the quality of life for those living with it.  For the past 65+ years, the NKFM has strived to deliver programs, services, and resources to those who need them most.

Core IdentityGuiding Principles:

Integrity – We are all trusted professionals who deliver as promised
Caring – Compassion and respect drive our actions
Teamwork – Intentionally working together toward a common goal
Innovation – We are the change we want to see in the world
Dedication – We are committed to making a positive difference


Board of Directors

The volunteer Board of Directors is responsible for management and oversight of the business and affairs of the organization in accordance with the bylaws.

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Key Partners

The National Kidney Foundation of Michigan is honored to work with so many wonderful organizations, companies, foundations and individuals each year.

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Meet the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan’s executive leadership team.


Career Opportunities at the NKFM As a driven organization that prides itself on its innovative health initiatives and impact on the people of Michigan.


Key Plans and Reports

Read more about the Chronic Kidney Disease Prevention Strategy in Michigan 2021-2026.

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Publications and Presentations

Publications and presentation are one avenue through which the NKFM has contributed to research and our community.

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NKFM Compliance Program

Report an issue with the NKFM through this online form or learn how to send a report.


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Innovations & Research

The NKFM engages in innovative programming and research focusing on preventing kidney disease and improving the quality of life for those living with it.


We're is proud to be given high marks from top charity evaluators each year. Learn about how our focus on transparency and outcomes is recognized among the best.

Childhood Program Outcomes

The NKFM serves children in a number of different fun and engaging programs. We work with schools and day care centers to bring healthy habits to the classroom.

Patient Programs & Services Outcomes

Positive outcome results are important to us. Learn more about how we track our success in serving people with and at-risk of kidney disease.