Making a Difference

Every day, people like you make a difference in the life of a child at Kennedy Krieger.

Welcome! There are many ways to make a difference in a child’s life, and just as many stories about how people—like you—have helped us fulfill our mission. This blog tells those stories. Check back regularly for inspiring stories, reports from our special events, and information about new initiatives and opportunities for you to get involved.

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    And the winner is?

    Congratulations to Robin Glaser from STP/Neuropsychology department who won 2 tickets to watch the Baltimore Ravens defeat the Miami Dolphins on...

  2. Garrett and Poe

    Garrett Crosses the Finish Line

    For young Garrett, the past 15-1/2 months have been a courageously fought journey re-learning to walk, eat and talk after a mysterious illness.

  3. Jack and Nurse in Masks

    Going Above and Beyond for a Young Superhero Fan

    Jack went from being an active three and half year old to not being able to breathe or move on his own within 48 hours – a nightmare for any parent.

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    Mental Health Issues in Young Kids on the Rise

    Why the rise in mental health issues in younger children? Speculation says that the culprits are many.

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    Over 50,000 Enjoyed the 2016 Festival of Trees

    The 27th annual Festival of Trees kicked off the holiday season at the Maryland State Fairgrounds.

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    WIN’s Wine Walkabout Raised $37,000 for Camp SOAR

    The fourth annual WIN's Wine Walkabout, held on November 11th at Caves Valley Golf Club was a huge success.

  7. Quadruplets

    Amazing Quadruplets Conquer Feeding Disorders

    Unable to eat on their own for their first three years of life, these quadruplets are now thriving, thanks to Kennedy Krieger.

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    A Taste of Greece

    On Friday, September 30 th approximately 60 family, friends and coworkers attended the 4 th annual A Taste of Greece at Acropolis Restaurant...

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    Charity Golf Tournament raises more than $70,000 for Traumatic Brain Injuries

    On October 3rd, 120 golfers came together at the 1757 Golf Club in Dulles, Virginia to participate in the 3 rd Annual Northern Virginia Security...

  10. Ribak Family

    Golf Tournament Raises $30K+ for Sturge-Weber Syndrome Research

    On October 1st, more than 140 golfers participated in Tropical Realty’s 12th Annual Charity Golf Tournament in Melbourne, FL.

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