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. 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.

  2. FOT 2018

    Festival of Trees Kicks Off the Holiday Season

    Kennedy Krieger Institute’s 29th annual Festival of Trees, held over Thanksgiving weekend, was a huge success!

  3. Woodruff Event Group

    A Special Tribute to Institute Advocate Judy Woodruff

    Nearly 300 people gathered at the Capital Hilton for Kennedy Krieger’s celebration of “Whatever It Takes: A Tribute to Judy Woodruff”

  4. Baltimore Running Festival 2018

    Lucky Number 7 in the Books

    Patients, staff members, family, and friends took to the streets of Baltimore to participate in this year's Baltimore Running Festival.

  5. And the Pearl in the Oyster Goes to … Project HEAL!

    This year, Project HEAL was the recipient of donations made during two events held by Lee's Pint and Shell and Lee's Landing Dock Bar.

  6. Golf Tourney Raises Funds for Research at Kennedy Krieger

    Through the golf tournament, Michael’s Cafe raised an astounding $6,000 to support research on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

  7. WIN Sponsors Camp SOAR for Former Inpatients and Siblings

    Camp SOAR is designed to enhance sibling relationships, and it offers team-building activities, tools and strategies for carrying over the lessons...

  8. Hats and Horses

    Hats & Horses 2018 Raises More Than $300,000

    On Friday, May 4, 2018, more than 370 people attended the third annual Derby-themed Hats & Horses fundraiser for Kennedy Krieger Institute.

  9. Office of Philanthropy Hosts Annual Kennedy Krieger Society Reception

    The 22nd annual Kennedy Krieger Society reception took place on May 10 at the home of Henry and Dot Rosenberg.

  10. Do & Dye Cut-A-Thon Celebrates 6 Years

    Do & Dye gives back through an annual Cut-A-Thon, raising more than more than $10,500.

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