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Alaska Kidney Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-02-03

At A Glance

Alaska Kidney Foundation, Inc.

3201 C Street, 110

Anchorage, AK United States 99503

Telephone: (907) 563-8550

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $12,061,350

Total giving: $471,501






Established in 1973 in AK

Purpose and Activities

The foundation works to prevent kidney disease, increase detection of early kidney disease, empower kidney patients through education, improve kidney patient health care, enhance the quality of life for kidney patients, increase organ donation, and support kidney disease research.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Grants to kidney patients who are residents of AK, and have encountered unexpected financial hardship.

Patient Support Grant

The purpose of the grant is to provide direct, immediate assistance to kidney patients who have encountered an unexpected, relatively small expense that their budgets cannot accommodate but which, if unpaid, threatens to undermine the quality of the individual's life.

Fields of Interest

  • Diseases and conditions
  • Education
  • Graduate and professional education
  • Health
  • Health care clinics
  • Kidney diseases
  • Nursing care
  • Nutrition
  • Out-patient medical care
  • Patient social services
  • Physical fitness
  • Public health
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $12,061,350 (market value)

Expenditures: $628,443

Total giving: $471,501

Qualifying distributions: $574,247

Giving activities include:

$345,214 for 7 grants (high: $81,000; low: $12,500)

$126,287 for grants to individuals (high: $3,338;