Make an impact
The mission of Kidney Donor Athletes is to increase the number of living kidney donors through education and featuring kidney donor athletes from around the world.
Please consider donating to this impactful program
Every dollar makes a difference, every interaction makes a difference, and every opportunity to educate makes a difference! This community is having a significant impact which results in more lives being saved. Our Kidney Donor Athletes can climb mountains, run ultramarathons, compete in IronMan triathlons, and even leap over fire, all in the name of showing firsthand what is possible! This community is changing the face of what it means to be a living kidney donor. Thank you so much for your support!
Changing the face of what it means to be a living kidney donor
Our Kidney Donor Athletes can climb mountains, run ultra marathons, compete in Iron Man triathlons, and even leap over fire, all in the name of showing firsthand what is possible! This community is changing the face of what it means to be a living kidney donor.
What Will Your donation contribute to?
- Growing the mentoring program to support more potential donors and include more living donors.
- Semi-annual panel discussions to educate the general population about living donation, and provide specialized content for donor athletes.
- Video production to feature donor interviews as well as athletic events that donor athletes are competing in.
- Scholarships for athletes to attend a milestone event after recovery from kidney donation.
- Impactful education through written content, videos, and photographs to prove that it is possible to live a healthy, thriving life with one kidney.
Partnerships with transplant hospitals so that KDA is represented in gifts to living donors.
- Special events to bring the kidney community together.
- Operating costs to run our programming and fundraising initiatives.
- More testimonials from kidney donor athletes across the globe.
- Printed materials for information booths at events.