Welcome to NephCure Kidney International-Canada
The International Podocyte Conference is coming to Montreal in May, 2018. This highly-regarded scientific conference brings together the leading researchers in glomerular disease for 3 days of updates on the newest findings.
NephCure will be holding a patient conference in conjunction with the conference. Check back soon for details. **If you are interested in being part of the committee to plan this event, please contact Lauren Lee for more information.**
Support Canadian Research
Money raised by NephCure in Canada will stay in Canada and fund research and education programs applicable to Kidney disease FSGS and Nephrotic Syndrome.
Make an online Donation at NKI-Can or by cheque made payable to NephCure Canada and mailed to:
NephCure Kidney International-Canada
Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation
R. Fraser Elliott Building, 5th Floor
190 Elizabeth Street
Toronto, ON M5G 2C4
Donations made in Canada, stay in Canada to help fund research at Canadian Research Hospitals to help find a cure for FSGS and diseases causing Nephrotic Syndrome. Donations over $20 are eligible for a tax receipt in Canada through Canada Revenue Agency.
Volunteers are needed across the country to help organize Events. Please consider being a NephCure Volunteer and help us raise awareness about NephCure. Contact Canada@nephcure.org or at (610) 540-0186.
Nephletes are comprised of men and women, of all ages and athletic backgrounds — from those participating in their first 5K to veteran marathoners & triathletes — if you desire to play an active role in the fight against kidney disease please email our team at Canada@nephcure.org.
Raise funds and awareness for NephCure Canada your way!
Previous events have included:
- Neighborhood Yard Sales
- Beef & Beer Events
- Pig Roasts
- Tailgate for a Cause
- Golf Tournaments
- Spa Events
- Night at the Ballpark
- Yoga for a Cause
- Community Benefits
- Art Gallery Showings
- Elementary School Basketball Shootouts
- Spaghetti Dinners
- NephCure Night at Local Sporting Events
…just to name a few!
You can invent your own creative Community Fundraiser event, or let us help you choose an idea that best fits your goals and interests! If you want to talk about what you can do, email us at Canada@nephcure.org.
NephCure in Action
Click here for a summary of all currently funded NephCure research projects.