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. WIN’s Wine Walkabout Raises More Than $40,000 for New Therapy Equipment

    The seventh annual Wine Walkabout was hosted by the Women’s Initiative Network (WIN) on Thursday, November 21 at Caves Valley Golf Club.

  2. Showdown at the Baltimore Running Festival

    The competition was fierce. Both had trained harder than ever. Who would win this epic rivalry?

  3. The Fall Fête 3 Raises Over $14,600 for Kennedy Krieger!

    The Fall Fête—a lavish fashion celebration of all that Green Spring Station has to offer—was a smashing success last Friday, September 13.

  4. Gifts of Health, Fitness and Comfort

    In May, Ted and the Charles T. Bauer Charitable Foundation made an indelible impact on the fourth annual Hats & Horses event.

  5. 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.

  6. 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...

  7. Another ROAR-ing Success!

    We were BLOWN AWAY by the generous support we received from everyone who participated in ROAR for Kids!

  8. Hats & Horses Raises $430,000 for Kennedy Krieger Pool Renovation

    On Friday, May 3, more than 275 people danced, laughed and cried at the fourth annual Derby-themed Hats & Horses fundraiser.

  9. Swim-A-Thon for Patients Diagnosed with AFM

    Although this is a rare disease, Josef Kay did something very special for a child with AFM who was helped at Kennedy Krieger.

  10. Wine Walkabout 2018

    Wine Walkabout Raises $43,000 for Kennedy Krieger

    The proceeds benefit research at Kennedy Krieger by Dr. Mark Mahone, director of the Institute’s Department of Neuropsychology.