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. Little Ones With Big Hearts

    Just because these philanthropists can’t yet drive doesn’t mean they can’t mobilize for causes they care about. Meet Josef, Maggie and Matthew.

  2. Serenity Through Swimming

    “Swimming has been a large part of Luke’s life for a long time now,” says James, Luke’s dad. “He actually taught himself to be an amazing swimmer."

  3. Honoring Kennedy Krieger Donors and Celebrating Lainy LeBow-Sachs

    Kennedy Krieger Institute celebrated Lainy LeBow-Sachs, the Institute’s former vice president for external relations, and her 23 years of dedicated...

  4. Play Ball for Kennedy Krieger!

    This summer, the Baltimore Orioles and the State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) are helping kids at Kennedy Krieger Institute!

  5. Red Flags in Mental Health—What Parents Should Know

    There is a quiet crisis in our country, one that needs every parent’s attention.

  6. Boy in yellow

    duPont Fund Contributes $100,000 to Center for Child and Family Traumatic Stress

    The Jessie Ball duPont Fund has granted Kennedy Krieger $100,000 to the Institute’s Center for Child and Family Traumatic Stress.

  7. Child in pool

    Middendorf Foundation Makes $75,000 Grant for Pool Renovation

    The Middendorf Foundation recently granted $75,000 to Kennedy Krieger to help restore an indoor pool at the Institute’s Greenspring campus.

  8. Girl with globe

    CTW Foundation Supports Kennedy Krieger with $25,000 Grant

    The CTW Foundation has recently given $25,000 to Kennedy Krieger to further the Institute’s mission.

  9. Nurse with children

    Betty Huse MD Charitable Foundation Grants $12,500 to Support Kennedy Krieger

    The Betty Huse MD Charitable Foundation has recently given $12,500 to Kennedy Krieger to further the Institute’s mission.

  10. Kennedy Krieger High School Career and Technology Center

    The Macht Fund of The Associated Gives $3,000 to High School Career and Technology Center

    The Macht Fund supported the Institute’s High School Career and Technology Center with a $3,000 grant to help renovate the school store.

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