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Press Release – September 13, 2015

Kidney March Marches from K-country to Calgary. Nearly 270 people will wrap up their 100 km, 3 day walk for kidney disease and organ donation today, September 13, 2015. For full release, read Press Release.Kidney March celebrates success.September 13

Press Release – September 11, 2015

Kidney March Marches from K-country to Calgary. This morning, nearly 270 people began their 100 km, 3 day walk for kidney disease and organ donation. For the full release, read Press Release.KidneyMarch starts today.September 11

Press Release – September 9, 2015

Kidney March is an incredible, life changing 3 day, 100 km walk in the fight against kidney disease happening in Calgary this weekend. For the full release, read Kidney March.Event Announcement.September11.

Press Release – June 6, 2015

It’s 100 days ‘til Calgary walks 100ks. Registration is open for Kidney March,an incredible, life changing 3 day, 100 km walk happening September, 2015. For the full release, read Kidney March. 100 days. Event Announcement.

 

Marchers and Crew in the News…

2015

Jodi Sapunjis, Carol Mallabone, Rebecca Stoker and Trevor Ferguson share why they March with Global News viewers – September 13

Global news pickup

Jeff Nawolsky shares Didja’s story and why he, daughter Cassidy and many others walk in her memory with The Calgary Sun’s readers – September 13

Calgary Sun pickup

CTV news announces “Another successful Kidney March” to its viewers – September 13

CTV pickup

660News shares Kidney March with its listeners and followers – September 11

660 pickup

Avenue Magazine shares Kidney March with its readers and followers – September 10

Avenue Magazine

Ilona Stewart shares why she has crewed at every Kidney March, in support of her grandson, with Okotoks Western Wheel readers – September 9

Western Wheel Okotoks pickup

Erin Olthuis shares the impact of kidney disease on her young daughter with Cochrane Eagle readers – September 3

Cochrane Eagle pickup

The Bigelow family share why they are marching in the fight against kidney disease with Lethbridge Herald readers – September 2

Lethbridge Herald pickup

Himaani Malik shares her experiences on Kidney March with RedFM listeners – June 25, 2015

Himaani

2014

Johnena Stenske – featured in the Cochrane Eagle on August 14, 2014

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Jan Clemis – featured in the Vauxhall Advance on August 1, 2014

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Ramona, Kayla, Gwen, Rosalie and Barry – featured in the Airdrie Echo on July 16, 2014

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Amrit shares her experiences about Kidney March on RedFM – June 23, 2014

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Voula highlights her hopes to raise organ donation awareness – Medicine Hat News, June 22, 2014

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Natasha shares the importance of research in changing the diagnosis of PKD from the death sentence it was in the 60’s  Medicine Hat News, June 03, 2014

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Amanda wants to raise awareness about the need for annual physical check ups with your family doctor.  If you are at risk of kidney disease you may not have any symptoms indicating failure.  Medicine Hat News, May 30, 2014

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 Andrew, taking part in Kidney March while balancing it with dialysis, raises funds with the help of his daughter. Medicine Hat News, May 13, 2014.

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