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.

  1. Melissa's Story

    Melissa's Story

    Melissa is completely at home under the bright lights of a stage, and that’s a good thing since she’s a professional magician.

  2. Alexandra's Story

    Alexandra's Story

    Unlike many teenagers with Down Syndrome, Alexandra is outgoing and vivacious and doesn't lack for social skills.

  3. Laura's Story

    Laura's Story

    When Jeffery and Rebekah Fish found out that they were going to have a baby, they were understandably thrilled.