Make your birthday or any special occasion - such as a 'kidneyversary' special by setting up a Facebook fundraiser. Ask your friends and family to mark the day with a donation to help support anyone affected by polycystic kidney disease, raise vital awareness, and help fund life-changing research.

How can I create a Facebook fundraiser?

Login to your Facebook page and follow these steps:

  1. Click Fundraisers in the menu of your News Feed.
  2. Click Raise Money.
  3. Select Nonprofit or Charity.
  4. Select Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Charity from the list.
  5. Choose a cover photo and fill in the fundraiser details.
  6. Click Create.

​Note: This feature isn't available in every location. 

Will PKD Charity receive all the money that I raise on Facebook?

Yes! The PKD Charity receives the total amount from all donations received on Facebook. The money is paid out on a fortnightly basis from Facebook to the charity.

Will I get a certificate from PKD Charity for my fundraiser?

If you would like an official thank you and fundraising certificate from PKD Charity, please send us a Facebook direct message or email our fundraising manager at or text/call 07715 664687.

Not on Facebook?

You can still celebrate with us even if you don’t have a Facebook account. You can either set up an online donation page with JustGiving or ask people to make a donation via our website.

Or, you could celebrate by holding an event, take a look at our A-Z of Fundraising Ideas for inspiration!


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