Past Events

  • Nov 17
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NKF Flag Day 2018

NKF Flag Day 2018

NKF Flag Day is back this November and we need your support to make the event happen! We are looking for 1,600 tin-bearers to raise funds and spread kidney health messages island-wide! All funds raised from this event will help sustain the lives of kidney p...
  • Sep 15
Sit-A-Thon 2018

Sit-A-Thon 2018

With more than 1,500 participants, the event raised public awareness of the negative consequences of kidney failure so that people will not take their kidney health for granted. Participants were confined to a chair for four hours to learn more about the thr...
  • Aug 1
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Making strides in kidney transplant

Making strides in kidney transplant

Experimenting with animals In 1902, the first successful experimental kidney transplants were performed at the Vienna Medical School in Austria with animals. Immunosuppression advancements Powerful immunosuppressives to fight infection became available in...
  • Jul 7
Riding for Hope

Riding for Hope

Give patients hope for a kidney transplant. Help us raise $257,000!   Four cyclists - Mr Tag Sin Siew, Mr Michael Ngu, Mr Tee Lay Kern and Mr Tan Ah Chwee - whose ages add up to a remarkable 257 years, will embark on a 16-day cycling journey in July ...
  • Jun 1
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A celebration of Life and Hope

A celebration of Life and Hope

It was a happy and meaningful occasion with the opening of The Hour Glass-NKF Dialysis Centre (Admiralty Branch), the first of two dialysis centres sponsored by The Hour Glass Limited. With their $2 million donation and the government’s dollar-for-dollar match...
  • Jun 1
The Art of Giving – NKF Charity Auction 2018

The Art of Giving – NKF Charity Auction 2018

The “Art of Giving” features exclusive art pieces which have been specially created or donated by the artists for The National Kidney Foundation. This collection encompasses diverse works from contemporary oil on canvas to traditional Chinese calligraphy and p...
  • May 27
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Vesak Day Charity Drive 2018

Vesak Day Charity Drive 2018

NKF’s annual Vesak Day Charity Drive - “The Spirit of Benevolence” hopes to raise funds for needy kidney patients in conjunction with Vesak Day Celebrations. Fundraising booths will be set up at the premises of participating temples and organisations during th...
  • May 12
Kidney Care Conference Singapore 2018

Kidney Care Conference Singapore 2018

The Kidney Care Conference Singapore 2018 aims to provide a platform for the renal community to share and exchange valuable insights, views and experiences. The theme of the conference is “Integrated Kidney Care”. The conference encompasses symposiums by do...
  • Apr 19
World Gourmet Summit 2018: NKF Charity Gala Dinner

World Gourmet Summit 2018: NKF Charity Gala Dinner

Thanks to compassionate donors and supporters, the Charity Dinner in commemoration of NKF’s 49th anniversary, raised over $934,000 to benefit needy kidney patients. The event saw renowned chefs produce exquisite cuisines with less sugar, salt and oil as part o...
  • Apr 7
Coming of age in treating kidney failure

Coming of age in treating kidney failure

Who shares 7 April? This is the day that NKF was formally inaugurated. It is a special day because it is also World Health Day, which marks the founding of the World Health Organisation. It is celebrated on 7 April annually covering a specific heal...