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.


Annual Patient and Family Picnic

"We are FAM-I-LY!"

175 patients, with family members in tow, brought the total to almost 500 who attended 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


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; please call the MKF office to see when the next meeting will be,  601.981.3611.

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

   Saturday, October 1st

Save the date!


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!