May 2022 PKD e-News
Welcome to the PKD Foundation of Canada's May e-News! We have provided information important to helping you take action in your journey with PKD.
To view the e-News in French click here!
NOTE: This webinar will be presented in French.
Read the full article here!
To register and learn more, visit endpkd.ca/biketothemoon!
Donate-a-Car Canada will facilitate all aspects of your car donation from the pick up to the final sale, ensuring that your vehicle will be sold for the highest sale outcome possible. They will then forward the net proceeds on to us here at PKD Foundation of Canada and we will send you a tax receipt!
Visit endpkd.ca/donate_a_car to find out more about our partnership with Donate-A-Car!
The PKD Foundation of Canada chapters and the volunteers who lead them are the backbone of the polycystic kidney disease (PKD) community, driving vital programs around the world. They are made up of groups of volunteers – PKD patients, family members and friends just like you!
We are looking for volunteers for 2022! If you are interested, please email us at [email protected].
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is one of the world’s most common, life-threatening genetic diseases. Your stories can help people paint a more powerful picture of PKD and the lives it affects.
Help give a voice to a widely unknown disease by sharing your story here.
You can read some of our Voices of PKD here!
PKD Foundation of Canada's Montreal Chapter Coordinator, Luisa Miniaci-Di Leo was recently interviewed by a number of news stations this past month, to raise much needed awareness for national organ and tissue donation! Watch her City News segment here!
Read more here!
Learn more about Jan, here!
"When you come across a remarkable person who has maintained their transplant for so long, you have to ask: What's your secret to maintaining good health?"
Read George's full story and kidney transplant care tips here!
Click here to read the full article!
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