The Bower Foundation has announced the renewal of a three-year grant to the Mississippi Kidney Foundation. This will mark 18 consecutive years of grant support from the Bower Foundation.
Alliant HealthCare Research
The Board of Directors of HealthCare Research has given the MKF a grant to assist with funding for the FREE screenings throughout the state.
Many thanks to Walmart and its State Giving Program. With our $30,000 grant, we can now provide more screenings for kidney disease than ever before!
UMMC Transplant Support Group
Held the second Thursday of each month at the UMC Pavillon at 6:00pm. For more information, please contact Terri Traylor at 601.815.6692.
MKF Support Group
The Ada Hubbard Memorial Support Group will be held on Sunday, November 13, at 3 pm, at Fondren Presbyterian Church, located at 3220 Old Canton Road. All dialysis patients and their family members are encouraged to attend for information, tips and how-tos, with emphasis on the topic, “How to Eat During the Holidays.” There will be a cooking demonstration by a renal dietitian, as well as door prizes. For more information, contact Bonnie Coleman at 601.966.3177.