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. Matt and Dulany Dent

    Giving Together

    For many years, Dulany and Matt Dent, along with their three children, have supported Kennedy Krieger in ways that are both numerous and distinct.

  2. Matthew and Maggie Schneider at a music recital.

    Our Next Generation of Givers

    Violinists Maggie and Matthew Schneider use their talents to make the world a better place.

  3. A photo of Karen Colvin

    The Gift of Communication

    Inspired by the passion of Kennedy Krieger’s staff, Karen Colvin chose unique and caring ways to give to the Institute

  4. Nancy Grasmick reads a book to a group of children.

    Lifelong Dedication

    As a legacy donor to Kennedy Krieger, Dr. Nancy Grasmick is helping ensure the Institute’s excellence for generations to come.

  5. Tana Hope

    How To Help Your Family Succeed During COVID-19 - Free Webinar

    Over many years, experts at Kennedy Krieger have developed, tested and taught tools and tips for families dealing with difficulties, and these can...

  6. Nurses Week

    Celebrating National Nurses Week 2020

    Please join us in recognizing our registered nurses, certified nurses, nurse practitioners and nurse technicians.

  7. Healthcare Heroes Video Thumbnail

    Celebrating Our Healthcare Heroes

    Please join us in our gratitude for the dedication and service of Kennedy Krieger's healthcare heroes.

  8. School Image

    Teaching at home? Tips to help!

    We know many of you are facing the new challenge of distance learning during COVID-19-related school closures. We’re here to help.

  9. Dr. Rybczynski

    A Video Message from our Associate Chief Medical Officer

    Now more than ever, we are called to make a difference.

  10. Telehealth

    With Telehealth, Patients Continue Therapy While Staying at Home

    Kennedy Krieger has moved quickly to increase its ability to provide telehealth services for its patients, so they may continue to receive the care...