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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    Charles Crane Family Foundation Commits $10,000 to Support Youth Violence Prevention Video

    The Charles Crane Family Foundation has contributed $10,000 to support the Center for Child and Family Traumatic Stress.

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    Herbert Bearman Foundation Contributes $25,000 to Mental Health Efforts

    The Herbert Bearman Foundation has granted $25,000 to Kennedy Krieger to recruit and train mental health professionals.

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    Casa De Espana Makes $6,000 Grant

    Casa De Espana has recently given a $6,000 unrestricted grant to Kennedy Krieger to further the Institute’s mission.

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    Teen Giving Initiative Supports Child Life Department with $2,090 Grant

    The Teen Giving Initiative committed $2,090 to Kennedy Krieger to enhance its Child Life playroom/therapy center.

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    Hope Through Motion Fundraiser to Honor and Support Spinal Cord Injury Patients

    Family and friends gathered at the Annapolis Maritime Museum to honor Spinal Cord Injury patient, Steve Ritterbush, and raise critical funds.

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    Kennedy Krieger Society Reception 2016

    The 20th annual Kennedy Krieger Society reception was held on June 28 at the home of Michael and Jessica Bronfein.

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    Thriving with Autism

    Matthew, 11, has been coming to the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) at Kennedy Krieger with his family since he was 2 years old. If...

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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.

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    Inaugural Hats & Horses: A Derby Celebration to benefit Kennedy Krieger

    More than 300 people decked out in their Hats & Bowties attended this sold out event held at Baltimore Country Club.

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    Montgomery County Prom 2016

    Students of the Kennedy Krieger Institute Montgomery County School celebrated a superhero-themed prom earlier this month.