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. New Website Screenshot

    Discover the Impact of Your Support!

    Kennedy Krieger Institute has redesigned and updated its Philanthropy website and improved the user experience.

  2. Ben with Parents

    Brave Ben

    Ben, 8, has faced cancer treatments, and the subsequent rehabilitation at Kennedy Krieger, with grace and an amazing spirit.

  3. Rosedale Federal Logo

    Rosedale Federal Continues Investing in Graduating Seniors

    Since 2011, the local bank has been delighting students at their graduation ceremony with crisp, new $50 bills.

  4. ROAR 2016

    ROAR for Kids

    The 12th annual 5k run, low-mileage walk, and family festival raised critical funds for kids, research, and programs at Kennedy Krieger Institute.

  5. Dining for Dollars

    Dining for Dollars

    Despite the cold and rainy weather, nearly 150 friends, families, and coworkers joined us at Liberatore’s Restaurant.

  6. Kennedy Krieger Bouquet

    Flowers and Fancies

    Kennedy Krieger is proud to announce a new partnership with Flowers & Fancies through their “Blooms 4 a Better B-More” program.

  7. Subaru check presentation

    Subaru “Shares the Love” with Kennedy Krieger Institute

    AutoNation Subaru of Hunt Valley donates $8,899 to Kennedy Krieger Institute through the 2015 “Subaru Share The Love Event.”

  8. Al and Jenna

    Running for a Cure

    For the past 10 years, Al DeCesaris has dedicated tremendous time and effort to fighting Sturge-Weber syndrome.

  9. Logan's Story

    Logan's Story

    Logan loves dollhouses, fairies, and spending time with her mom and dad. She has a smile that can light up any room.

  10. Greg's Story

    Greg Kenney's Story

    Greg Kenney dreamed of a career on Broadway and has spent much of his youth on stage, performing in over 60 musicals!