Kidney Action Day New Orleans


Cause Areas


Sat Oct 22, 2016, 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM


Woldenberg Park1 Canal StreetNew Orleans, LA 70130


Kidney Action Day is a free, fun-filled, family-friendly event with a serious purpose: helping people understand their risk for kidney disease and how to prevent it. Activities include free health screenings (kidney disease, hypertension, diabetes etc.), health education, healthy cooking demonstrations, food samples, fitness instructions, entertainment, and various family-friendly activities.

We are looking for general and bilingual volunteers, groups, nursing students and healthcare professionals to assist with the following:

Event logistics-setup and break down

Vendor registration and assistance

Volunteer registration

Blood Pressure screeners (medical background)

Glucose screeners (medical background)

Information booth

Screening Participant registration and crowd control

Post-screening counseling

Assistance with children’s activities (face painting, clown, juggling, etc.)

Crowd engagement


  • Healthcare
  • Nursing
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-5 hrs.
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