Siblings walk for National Kidney Foundation
Published 7:40 pm, Thursday, October 27, 2011
A brother and sister from Fairfield finished first out of 7,000 participants in a recent 5K walk to benefit the National Kidney Foundation at New York City's South Street Seaport.
Fred Podolsky is a board member of the National Kidney Foundation Serving Greater New York.
The siblings joined with family and friends to raise $11, 824 for the foundation.
More than 300 teams walked and collectively raised more than $718,000 for the foundation's programs, including public and professional education, kidney health screenings, patient advocacy and research grants.
To support Team Podolsky's ongoing fundraising efforts, visit www.kidneywalk.org.