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2021 Northern Ohio Kidney Walk

2021 Northern Ohio Kidney Walk National Kidney Foundation
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We invite you to walk your way in the 2021 Northern Ohio Kidney Walk.

LaceUp your walking shoes and join us from the comfort of your home, neighborhood or local park. We may not be able to unite in person, but our different paths share a common goal; together we’ll LaceUp to change lives.

By participating in the 2021 Northern Ohio Kidney Walk you’ll let others know they’re not alone.

Caring knows no distance; no matter how or where you walk—one simple step can change a life. There is still time to support our event THIS SUNDAY:



How do I join the Kidney Walk celebration on Sunday, June 13?
We may not be together, but there are so many ways we can connect online:

  • Follow NKF on social media: The Northern Ohio office has a Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter! Give us a follow on your preferred platform and stay updated on all things Kidney Walk!
  • Join us for the LIVE Opening Ceremony: On Sunday, June 13 at 12pm, the NKF is going LIVE with the Kidney Walk's Opening Ceremony. Hear from staff, sponsor reps, and a mission moment speaker as we kick off the day's festivities. 
  • Walk Your Way: After you tune into the Opening Ceremony, get out and walk your way- Get active wherever and however you want! Be sure to snap a photo and post it to social media using #KidneyWalkLaceUp and tag NKF! We'll like and share your post on our pages!

What can I do to get ready for Walk Day?
  • Get creative: check out the Walker Toolkit for easy ways to have fun, maximize your impact and reach your goals.
  • Check Out the Virtual Wellness Pavilion: Show some love to our event partners and visit the Virtual Wellness Pavilion! This is an awesome resource hub AND it ties into one of our countdown activities. Complete the Wellness Pavilion Scavenger Hunt for your chance at a B.A. Sweetie gift card!
  • Track Your Steps: Download the new and improved Kidney Walk App to track your steps this week! Can you get 37,000 for the 37 million Americans living with kidney disease?
  • Download a copy of the Kidney Walk BookletThis booklet is filled with information and activities to help you celebrate Kidney Walk your way! Cut out the new race bib, draw your own route map, and more!

Thank you 2021 Kidney Walk Committee:

  • Chairman, Jeff Patterson- Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority
  • Medical Chairman, Dr. Hernan Rincon- Cleveland Clinic
  • Madeline Dzurko- US Renal Care
  • Jennifer Germana- Horizon Therapeutics
  • Andrew Linder- Walk Team Captain
  • Emily Linder- Walk Team Captain
  • Veronica Morrow- Walk Team Captain
  • Jennifer Porter- Horizon Therapeutics
  • Pat Twyman- PricewaterhouseCoopers
raised of $130,000 goal

Date: Sunday, June 13, 2021
Time: 12:00 pm


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How you want!

Katie Dager

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