East Tennessee Kidney Foundation
The mission of the East Tennessee Kidney Foundation is to improve the lives of East Tennesseans suffering from kidney disease. Their primary goal is patient services such as:
- Providing transportation to and from dialysis
- Providing up to $2,000.00 per patient for dental work needed to be placed on the transplant waiting list
- Providing free nutritional supplements
- Working with Tennessee Donor Services and Donate Life Tennessee to promote organ donation
The East Tennessee Kidney Foundation is a 100% local foundation currently serving sixteen counties and 200 low-income patients per month in the East Tennessee region. They operate solely on grants, donations, fundraisers, and the care and support of the East Tennessee community.
To learn more about East Tennessee Kidney Foundation, visit their website at www.etkidney.org.