June 15, 2017

Registration is Open for the 2017 Walk to END PKD


The Walk to END PKD signifies a united group, moving towards treatments and a cure for polycystic kidney disease (PKD), one of the most common life-threatening genetic diseases affecting thousands in Canada. You can make an impact on this devastating disease by joining a Walk event in your community, or creating a virtual Walk page.

Registration is easy

Visit to find a Walk to END PKD event near you!  Choose whether you would like to participate as a team or register as an individual.  

After registering online, you can take advantage of features like: 

  • creating a personal fundraising page to track dollars raised
  • tools to email family, friends and colleagues
  • making your kickoff gift online



Why Walk?
The Walk to END PKD is the PKD Foundation of Canada's signature fundraising event, raising more than $1,021,000 since 2007.  This has helped move us closer to finding treatments.  The money also helps provide education and support services, both online and in local communities.  
We've made great strides but need your help in keeping the momentum going. We know we can exceed the $168,000 raised last year by recruiting more participants and engaging every walker in fundraising.  With your help, we can look forward to a time when no one will have to suffer the full effects of PKD.  Sign up today and help us END PKD!   
Even if you are unable to attend the Walk to END PKD or don't have an event in your area, you can still make an incredible impact in raising awareness and funds for critical PKD research!  By making a personal donation, your efforts will help strengthen the direct funding of the PKD Foundation of Canada's mission to promote programs of research, advocacy, education, support and awareness in order to discover treatments and cure for PKD and improve the lives of all it affects!  
Remember - every dollar raised brings us that much closer to the ultimate finish line:  A cure for PKD!