Become an NKF Advocate

Big wins are possible with your voice

Welcome to the Voices for Kidney Health Action Center

The National Kidney Foundation is revolutionizing the fight to save lives by eliminating preventable kidney disease, accelerating innovation for the dignity of the patient experience, and dismantling structural inequities in kidney care, dialysis, and transplantation. Together, we can enhance the lives of kidney patients by making our voices heard in support of kidney disease funding and research as well as fair, equitable, and innovative treatment for ALL patients.


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.



KIDNEY EQUITY FOR ALL is a patient-focused, community-minded movement dedicated to ensuring that ALL kidney patients have access to high-quality, patient centered kidney care from the moment of diagnosis to transplantation. 


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