Become a Volunteer Today!

Build relationships, have fun & make a difference in the Vancouver PKD community!

Join the PKD Foundation of Canada's Vancouver Chapter and help us spread awareness, support PKD patients and make a difference in our community.

Ongoing chapter activities include:

  • Annual Bike to the Moon fundraiser
  • Other local fundraising events
  • Increasing awareness of PKD
  • Educational chapter meetings
  • Support groups & socials

The PKD Foundation of Canada chapters and the volunteers who lead them are the backbone of the polycystic kidney disease (PKD) community.

As a grassroots non-profit organization, the PKD Foundation of Canada prides itself in keeping administration costs low and impact high. In order to do this, we count on volunteers every day to help drive vital programs and awareness around Canada.

Sign up to become a volunteer below!

Meet Your Chapter Coordinator

Meet Elyse Gawley

Elyse is the Vancouver Chapter Coordinator. Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) has rippled through her family and she has seen the devastating impact it can have, but she doesn’t let it stop her from living her life and helping others with PKD. She has a job she loves, travels whenever she can and makes the most of every day.

Watch Elyse's full story:

Will you volunteer?