Special Thanks!

Bower Foundation Grant Renewed

The Bower Foundation has announced the renewal of a three-year grant to the Mississippi Kidney Foundation. This will mark 18 consecutive years of grant support from the Bower Foundation.

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Annual Patient and Family Picnic

"We are FAM-I-LY!"

Saturday, June 11, 2016

3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Make plans to attend the 2016 Patient & Family Picnic on Saturday, June 11, at the Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Museum in Jackson. This is a  fun time for patients and their families to take a break from dialysis schedules and come together for food, fun and fellowship.

  • Food provided by  Catering by George's.

  • Music by Rocco of Sound Design

  • Balloon animals by Robert the Magician

  • Bottom-less ice cream by Schwan's

Patients are invited to bring up to 3 family members.

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Looking for SUPPORT???

UMMC Transplant Support Group

Held the second Thursday of each month at the UMC Pavillon at 6:00pm. For more information, please contact Terri Traylor at 601.815.6692.

MKF Support Group

Held every other month on a Sunday, the next meeting will be on May 15, at 2:00, at the MS Kidney Foundation office. The speaker will be Bonnie Coleman, RN.  Bring your questions for Bonnie; if she doesn't know the answer, she will find out! For more information, please contact Lynda Richards at 601.981.3611.

 

*************** Michael Rubenstein Memorial Kidney Walk!

   Saturday, October 1st

Save the date!

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Many thanks to  Walmart and its State Giving Program. With our $30,000 grant, we can now provide more screenings for kidney disease than ever before!

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