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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    LSA Enterprises Contributes $5,000

    LSA Enterprises recently gave $5,000 to the Institute.

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    Goldsmith Family Foundation Provides $5,000 for Video Modeling Project

    The Goldsmith Family Foundation has granted Kennedy Krieger $5,000 to bring video modeling—an evidence-supported intervention that uses videos to...

  3. Family of four

    Betty Huse MD Charitable Foundation Contributes $15,000

    The Betty Huse MD Charitable Foundation gave $15,000 to Kennedy Krieger to further the Institute’s mission.

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    Jill Fox Memorial Fund Gives $20,000 to Psychiatric Mental Health Program

    The Jill Fox Memorial Fund has contributed $20,000 to Kennedy Krieger to provide assistance to pediatric patients receiving services in the Institute...

  5. Cheryl and Mike

    Celebrating Love: Mike and Cheryl's Story

    All someone has to do if they wish to experience a classic love story is to read Mike and Cheryl’s forty-year journey as a couple.

  6. Boys

    CTW Foundation Makes $20,000 Grant

    The CTW Foundation has recently given $20,000 to Kennedy Krieger to further the Institute’s mission.

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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!

  9. Quality Week Display Table

    Quality and Safety are Essential Parts of Patient Care

    The PI Steering Committee celebrates Kennedy Krieger’s “Quality Champions” twice per year and helps employees strive to achieve patient care.

  10. Boy in Classroom

    Anxiety and Its Impact on Learning

    What can parents and teachers do to positively influence anxiety levels so that the ability to perform cognitive tasks comes more easily to a student?

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