A Brush of Hope eBay Art Auction 2016: October 29 at Noon - November 8 at Noon on www.ebay.ca
These are just a few of the wonderful paintings that have come in. Click here to see more!
Joanne Courtney. The name may sound familiar, especially to curling enthusiasts and Alberta residents. Joanne is a competitive curler: she is also a registered hemodialysis nurse in Edmonton. Recently, Joanne was approached to be part of the 2017 Women of Curling Calendar: each of the 12 featured athletes gets to designate a charity that will benefit from the proceeds. She immediately picked The Kidney Foundation of Canada. Click here for more information.
Please note only residents living in Atlantic Canada can purchase tickets.
On Sept. 9, Canadian Blood Services (CBS) alongside partners in the Canadian Organ Donation and Transplant Network released a report detailing a decade of information on national organ donation and transplantation. The Organ Donation and Transplantation in Canada: System Progress Report 2006–2015 includes the most current Canadian statistics on deceased and living donation and transplantation performance.
"It is encouraging to see a 23% increase in the number of transplants in Canada and measurable growth in the national deceased donation rate since 2006," said Kidney Foundation National Executive Director Elizabeth Myles.
The Alport Syndrome Foundation (ASF), Pedersen Family, and The Kidney Foundation of Canada (KFOC) Research Funding Program are pleased to announce that joint funding has been awarded for two new research projects on Alport Syndrome, a rare genetic kidney disease.
The Kidney Foundation of Canada is pleased to announce prolific scientist and renowned transplant researcher Dr. Marie-Josée Hébert of Montreal as the recipient of the 2016 Medal for Research Excellence. Dr. Hébert’s major research focus is related to the pivotal role of renal fibrosis in chronic kidney disease and transplant rejection.
2015 Alex Lifeson Limited Edition Prints - NOW Avaliable for Purchase!
The 2015 Alex Lifeson Limited Edition prints are now available for purchase. Each 'L'ami Geddy a L'ami Louis' print has an ORIGINAL signature by Alex Lifeson and Geddy Lee (Only 325 of this print available)! Make it the perfect gift for that true RUSH fan on your list!
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Catherine Karnes Munn limited edition signed prints available NOW!
This is your chance to own a one of a kind limited edition signed print by Catherine Karnes Munn, only 200 copies are available! Catherine created this original piece for The Kidney Foundation of Canada's, "A Brush of Hope" 2015 art auction. This limited edition print is only available through The Kidney Foundation of Canada, Atlantic