WALTHAM, Mass. – Dec. 30, 2019 – Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA), the largest provider of dialysis products and services, has raised a record amount of funds to support the goals and initiatives of the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) over the course of a two-year partnership.
As the National Presenting Sponsor of NKF’s Kidney Walk, FMCNA and its employees raised and donated more than $1.8 million to support NKF during the two-year collaboration. At local walks, NKF also promoted a recent grant from the Fresenius Medical Care Foundation to support the expansion of NKF’s THE BIG ASK: THE BIG GIVE (BABG) program in 15 new markets. The BABG is the NKF’s awareness platform designed to increase kidney transplantation and living donation through in-person trainings and direct patient and caregiver support.