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Arranged from newest to oldest, here are NKFM news releases, public messages, and stories featuring the NKFM, those we have helped, and those who work here.

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Friday, November 4, 2022

If you have diabetes, you are at risk for kidney disease
Kidney quiz link

November is Diabetes Awareness Month. NKFM reminds all adults to be screened for prediabetes, and encourages them to take action to prevent type 2 diabetes.

Wednesday, September 7, 2022

NKFM will manage $14 Million to reduce CKD, COVID kidney complications

NKFM will manage $14 Million to reduce CKD, COVID kidney complications through the Morris Hood III Kidney Disease and COVID-19 Complications Prevention initiative.

Friday, August 26, 2022

Breastfeeding support group welcomes Black families

August 25 to 31 is Black Breastfeeding Week. “The best part was knowing that I wasn’t alone,” says Alicia.

Thursday, August 4, 2022

Breastfeeding support group available for Latina women
Erika Sanchez

August is National Breastfeeding Month! “I definitely recommend this group,” says Erika Sanchez.

Monday, May 23, 2022

NKFM Walk raised $305k

2022 Michigan Kidney Walk at the Detroit Zoo doubled attendance; raised over $305,000 for the NKFM.

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Meet Hélio at the M1 Concourse!
Indy Race car driver Helio Castroneves holding Indy trophy and four fingers for his 4 wins

Enjoy an evening with other auto enthusiasts as performance machines roar on the nearby speedway.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Soroptomists form team for Kidney Walk

The NKFM and Soroptomists International have helped Jeritha and her family in so many ways.

Thursday, April 28, 2022

2022 MI Kidney Walk at Detroit Zoo is also live on Facebook
NKFM_KW logo

Walkers can walk at the Zoo or join the Live virtual event and walk where they are!