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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    Progress Report and Report of Gifts

    Kennedy Krieger Institute’s Progress Report and Report of Gifts celebrates supporters like you and highlights the powerful impact of your support.

  2. Ellie's Story

    Ellie's Story

    When Ellie was three years old, she was diagnosed with a rare mitochondrial disease—a degenerative disorder that affects her brain and spinal cord.

  3. Anthony Rodgers

    Anthony Rodgers

    “I support Kennedy Krieger because it’s a wonderful organization that benefits a precious part of our society..."

  4. Sue Heether

    Sue Heether

    "Our son was diagnosed with autism when he was 2 years old... we were devastated, afraid, and overwhelmed by how much we didn’t know."

  5. Lyman Family

    The Lyman Family

    Through Cycle4CP, Chris Lyman raises funds supporting cerebral palsy research at Kennedy Krieger.

  6. Stephanie Cooper Greenberg

    Stephanie Cooper Greenberg

    Stephanie Cooper Greenberg coupled her love of animals with her dedication to the Institute by starting the R.E.A.D. program.