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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    Grateful parents Angela and Robert Hughes raised over $11,000 at the Ryan Hughes Dinner and Auction event

    The Ryan Hughes Dinner and Auction event raised over $11,000 and will benefit Kennedy Krieger’s International Center for Spinal Cord Injury Center.

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    Bull and Oyster Roast

    On Saturday, January 28th, 2017, Jimmy's Seafood hosted a Bull and Oyster Roast to raise money to help send Kennedy Krieger Institute International...

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    Whole Foods’ 5% Day Supports Kennedy Krieger

    Community members shopped at Whole Foods on 5% day, raising more than $7,300 for Kennedy Krieger!

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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...

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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.

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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...

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    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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    Kennedy Krieger Breaks Ground on New Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Building

    More than 200 people were on hand October 5th to witness the groundbreaking of the new Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Building.

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