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Mar 28, 2018, 08:05 ET Kidney failure comes at high financial cost for many Canadians

New report shows inequities in financial support for dialysis patients MONTREAL, March 28, 2018 /CNW/ - A report released by The Kidney Foundation of Canada shows that a significant proportion of...


Mar 07, 2018, 20:15 ET World Kidney Day focuses on women's health

Canadian kidney organizations call for education, engagement and research investments MONTREAL, March 7, 2018 /CNW/ - One in 10 Canadians has kidney disease. Are you, or is someone you know affected? ...


Mar 11, 2015, 16:50 ET Kidney Health for All - March is Kidney Health Month

MONTREAL, March 11, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - One in 10 Canadians has kidney disease and millions more are at risk. Throughout March – Kidney Health Month – The Kidney Foundation of Canada, its partners...


Sep 18, 2014, 10:00 ET Don Cherry and Terry Leon receive Kidney Foundation Awards for Raising Awareness of Kidney Disease Risk Factors and Organ Donation

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept 18, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Don Cherry and Terry Leon receive National Awards at Kidney Foundation of Canada 50th Anniversary Breakfast in recognition of their outstanding...


Sep 17, 2014, 10:44 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Don and Cindy Cherry present National Recognition Awards at Kidney Foundation's 50th Anniversary Breakfast/

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept.11, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of the media are invited to attend the presentation of Kidney Foundation National Recognition Awards at a continental breakfast hosted by Don and ...


Sep 11, 2014, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Don and Cindy Cherry present National Recognition Awards at Kidney Foundation's 50th Anniversary Breakfast

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept.11, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of the media are invited to attend the presentation of Kidney Foundation National Recognition Awards at a continental breakfast hosted by Don and ...


Apr 14, 2014, 08:00 ET I'm walking the walk to support people with kidney disease and promote organ donation

MONTREAL, April 14, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Throughout April and in particular during National Organ Donation week from April 20 to 27, the Foundation is inviting all transplant recipients, living donors ...


Mar 12, 2014, 08:00 ET March is Kidney Health Month: Are You at Risk for Kidney Disease?

Take 10 Minutes to Find Out MONTREAL, March 12, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - This March, Kidney Health Month, The Kidney Foundation of Canada is launching a free Online Risk Assessment tool for kidney disease ...


Mar 14, 2013, 15:19 ET Don Cherry Shows Support for Kidney Car Program on World Kidney Day

MONTREAL, March 14, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Don Cherry, hockey legend and longtime host of CBC's Coach's Corner, is donating his 1997 Yukon to The Kidney Foundation of Canada's Kidney Car program on...


Nov 13, 2012, 14:00 ET The Kidney Foundation of Canada unveils economic study on the direct and indirect benefits of kidney transplantation

MONTREAL, Nov. 13, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Kidney Foundation of Canada today released the results of its economic study on the healthcare-related costs of dialysis and kidney transplantation....


Nov 05, 2012, 08:00 ET Media Invitation - The Quebec Branch of The Kidney Foundation of Canada to release results of an economic study on the direct and indirect benefits of kidney transplantation

MONTREAL, Nov. 5, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Kidney Foundation of Canada - Quebec Branch invites the media to the unveiling of the results of a Study on the Economics of Kidney Failure. This information ...


Aug 23, 2012, 11:08 ET The Kidney Foundation of Canada wants commitment from the political parties

MONTREAL, Aug. 23, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - As election day approaches in Quebec, the Kidney Foundation of Canada - Quebec Branch is asking all main party leaders to state their position regarding their...


May 03, 2012, 09:17 ET Five Canadians awarded for raising awareness about kidney disease

Participants from coast to coast share their "Kidney Stories of Hope" through The Kidney Foundation of Canada annual campaign MONTREAL, May 3, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Kidney Foundation of Canada...


May 01, 2012, 08:00 ET On May 27, The Walk will be held in eight regions of Quebec to support people with kidney disease and promote organ donation

MONTREAL, May 1, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Walk, an annual fundraising event organized by The Kidney Foundation of Canada, will be held May 27 in the following regions of Quebec: Montreal,...


Feb 27, 2012, 06:00 ET Share your story, support a good cause and become a source of inspiration!

Kidney Health Month: Canadians have until March 31st to share an inspirational story and win one of five awards of $500 MONTREAL, Feb. 27, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - An estimated 2.6 million Canadians have...


Nov 26, 2010, 15:37 ET 17 kidney transplant athletes receive the 2010 Founder's Award

MONTREAL, Nov. 26 /CNW Telbec/ - The Kidney Foundation of Canada's 20th annual Founder's Award Gala was a tremendous success, this Wednesday, November 24, when 17 kidney transplant athletes who...


Nov 17, 2010, 15:20 ET THE KIDNEY FOUNDATION OF CANADA WILL PAY TRIBUTE TO ALL TRANSPLANT ATHLETES
WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE 5TH CANADIAN TRANSPLANT GAMES AT ITS FOUNDER'S AWARD
GALA ON NOVEMBER 24, 2010

MONTREAL, Nov. 17 /CNW Telbec/ - As part of its 20th annual Founder's Award Gala, The Kidney Foundation of Canada - Quebec Branch is pleased to announce that it will present the 2010 Founder's Award...


Nov 11, 2010, 18:15 ET The Kidney Foundation of Canada - Quebec Branch is delighted with Quebec
Health Minister's announcement to facilitate organ donation

MONTREAL, Nov. 11 /CNW Telbec/ - The Kidney Foundation of Canada is delighted with today's announcement by the Honourable Yves Bolduc, Quebec Minister of Health and Social Services, that steps will...


Jun 22, 2010, 08:00 ET Janet Bick awarded Lifetime Achievement Award from the Ontario Renal Network

TORONTO, June 22 /CNW/ - Janet Bick, who champions the cause of patients with kidney disease and all those waiting for organ donations will be honoured at the Ontario Renal Network's Second Annual...


May 19, 2010, 08:00 ET More than 1,000 people came out for The Kidney Foundation of Canada's Kidney
Walk and raised $130,000

MONTREAL, May 19 /CNW Telbec/ - Sunday, May 16, in Estrie, Mauricie, Montreal, Quebec City, and Saguenay/Lac St-Jean, more than 1,000 people walked in support of people living with kidney disease and ...


Mar 11, 2010, 10:00 ET March 11 is World Kidney Day - Diabetic kidney disease - a bet Canadians can
beat

MONTREAL, March 11 /CNW Telbec/ - The fifth World Kidney Day - March 11, 2010 - is a pressing, global reminder for Canadians to get in the know about diabetic kidney disease. Research has shown that...


Nov 30, 2009, 11:59 ET The Kidney Foundation of Canada bestows the 2009 Founder's Award to
nephrology nurses

MONTREAL, Nov. 30 /CNW Telbec/ - The Kidney Foundation conferred the 2009 Founder's Award to all Québec nurses who have worked in dialysis and/or transplantation for 25 years or more and have devoted ...


Sep 29, 2009, 15:33 ET The Kidney Foundation of Canada holds its 11th edition of the Founder's Award
Campaign golf tournament

MONTREAL, Sept. 29 /CNW Telbec/ - The 11th edition of the Founder's Award Campaign golf tournament of The Kidney Foundation of Canada was held on September 21 at the prestigious Royal Montreal Golf...