Sample Letter for email
Feel free to adapt this letter any way you need to help your friends and
colleagues understand the importance of the Kidney Walk, and why they should
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code into your email message. It is best to remove formatting from the Word
document and use the formatting toolbar buttons within the Convio Editor in
your Participant Center.
The (City) area has an enormous population that suffers from kidney disease, and with
your help I want to do something about it. On (date), I will be participating in the
(#Annual) Kidney Walk to benefit the National Kidney Foundation of the (Affiliate).
(SHARE YOUR EXPERIENCES WITH KIDNEY DISEASE. ARE YOU A
PATIENT? DOES SOMEONE CLOSE TO YOU HAVE KIDNEY DISEASE? WHY
DID YOU CHOOSE THE KIDNEY WALK?)
I hope that you will consider joining the fight against kidney disease by:
Joining my team and walking with me
Walking as an individual or starting your own team
Making a financial contribution by check, or online at www.kidneywalk.org
Make all checks payable to the NATIONAL KIDNEY FOUNDATION
More than (# in your community) of our friends and neighbors in the (City) area have
kidney disease. More than (# in your community) are on dialysis, and (# in your
community) are waiting for a kidney transplant. Your contributions to the National
Kidney Foundation will help fund critical research, direct aid to kidney patients, and vital
kidney disease screening programs.
Since (year), the National Kidney Foundation of the (Affiliate) has screened more than (#
in your community) people at no cost for the early signs of kidney disease. By
supporting my efforts in the Kidney Walk, you are helping many (City) area residents
stop kidney disease before it starts. You will also be helping improve care for current
patients and help NKF’s search for a cure.
I am extremely proud to be a part of the fight against kidney disease, and I hope you will
P.S. To make a contribution, or to get more information about the walk, visit
www.kidneywalk.org, or contact (NKF Kidney Walk Staff) at the National Kidney
Foundation, (phone), (email).