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. Liza's Story

    Liza's Story

    Liza Patchel exudes poise in all she does - at home, in college and in her community where she works as a Red Cross volunteer.

  2. Rohan's Story

    Rohan's Story

    Three years ago, Rohan had just started kindergarten in Connecticut when a devastating car accident left him with a traumatic brain injury.

  3. Maya's Story

    Maya's Story

    Maya Simbulon may be tiny, but her joyous smile and infectious laugh make her the focus of any room she’s in.

  4. Bradley's Story

    Bradley's Story

    When behavior gets in the way of learning, Kennedy Krieger School Programs help bring out a student’s potential.