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2020 Houston Kidney Walk

4501 Woodway Drive
(713) 360-6784
  • Presented By: National Kidney Foundation
  • Dates: March 22, 2020
  • Location: Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
  • Address: 4501 Woodway Drive
  • Phone: (713) 360-6784
  • Time: 8:00 AM
  • Area of Town: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor
  • overview

    Join the National Kidney Foundation on March, 22nd at the Houston Arboretum for the 2020 Houston Kidney Walk! Sign up for the nation's largest walk to fight kidney disease at Kidneywalk.org and help the 37 million American’s with kidney disease by taking a lifesaving step today. Held in nearly 100 communities, the kidney walk raises awareness and funds lifesaving programs that educate and support patients, their families and those at risk. Kidney disease is a major public health issue. 1 in 3 American adults is at risk for kidney disease.1 in 9 American adults has kidney disease –– and most don't know it.High blood pressure and diabetes are the two leading causes of kidney disease.Of 118,000 Americans on the waiting list for a lifesaving organ transplant, more than 96,000 need a kidney. Fewer than 17,000 people receive one each year.The Houston Kidney Walk is a community-building event. Each year, over 1,000 individuals, including members of the corporate and medical community - join dialysis patients, transplant recipients, living donors and the general public to celebrate life while participating in an inspiring, community-based event.Visit Kidneywalk.org to join us for the 2020 Houston Kidney Walk

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