Become an NKF Advocate

Big wins are possible with your voice

Welcome to the Voices for Kidney Health Action Center

The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) is the largest, most comprehensive and longstanding patient centric organization dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease in the US. Together, we can enhance the lives of kidney patients by making our voices heard in support of the issues affecting funding, treatment, research and more. Join the effort today.


1 in 3 Americans are

at-risk for kidney disease.


37 million people

have Chronic Kidney Disease.


800,000+ people

live with kidney failure.


100,000 people

are waiting for a kidney transplant.


In Their Own Words

Hear more about why our advocates raise their voices for kidney patients across the country and learn more about how you can join them at our Annual Kidney Patient Summit.

Find everything you need to become a Voice for Kidney Health and advocate on behalf of the kidney community.

Our Advocacy in Action updates share opportunities for advocates to get involved as they happen.

Kidney risk quiz

Are you the 33%?

One in three American adults are at risk for kidney disease, but most don’t know it. Take a minute to find out if you’re in the 33% today.

add your voice

You are the strongest advocate for kidney patients, living donors, and their families.

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