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Renal Support Network (RSN) is a nonprofit, patient-focused, patient-run organization that provides non-medical services to those affected by chronic kidney disease (CKD). Learn more about us and our Programs and Services.  Call our Hopeline (800) 579-1970 (toll-free) Monday through Friday from 10am to 6pm (PT) to talk to a Person who has lived kidney disease.  

Department of Transportation passes law that people who text and drive are automatic organ donors. This law will make this mindless act of distracted driving benefit the 121,957 people who are on the waiting list for a life-saving organ. Read for full story here .


Festival of Life: Compete in the Transplant Games
The Transplant Games of America is a multi-sport festival for those who have undergone life-saving transplant surgery. Debbie Morgan, who is the Chair of SoCal Transplant Games, explains what happens at the games and how her life as a liver transplant recipient has been enriched by being a part of them. More than an athletic event, the Transplant Games of America highlights the critical importance of organ, eye, and tissue donation, while celebrating the lives of donors and recipients. Living donors, recipients, and those who are on dialysis can compete. Listen Now

Shine a Light on Kidney Disease
RSN is asking celebrities and public figures to help increase the awareness about CKD by decorating and autographing lamps that will then be auctioned online. Everyone is invited to join in the fun by decorating a lamp and sharing photos online using #shinealightkidney. See who's shining a light already. Click Here

Join Our Team at the Donate Life Run Walk!
Come Walk or Run with us on Saturday, April 26th in Fullerton, California.
Join our team and help us support the Donate Life Run/Walk benefiting the OneLegacy Foundation. We will also have a booth at the event so be sure to come by and say hello if you're already registered to walk with another team.

12th Annual Essay Contest Now Open!
Calling all writers. This year's theme is "Explain a Choice You’ve Made to Improve Your Health and How It Could Benefit Others". Don't miss this chance to share your experience to help others, remember that if you are one of the top three winners your essay will be published. The winner are awarded cash prizes.

RSN's Hope Shop!
Check out our new line of products on CaféPress. We have 10 NEW designs and dozens of items to choose from. Hats, hoodies, t-shirts, mugs, car magnets, even doggie-wear. All with hopeful messages.

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