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. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. A ROAR-ing Good Time!

    Through the fog and clouds, smiles brightened the course as we ROARed for the children and families seen at Kennedy Krieger Institute!

  5. Chili Cook-off Birthday Party: How Else Would You Celebrate Turning One?

    Ethan turned one on March 25 th , which was cause for BIG celebration with a creative, fundraising twist. Ethan was born with a tongue and lip tie,...

  6. Milkshake on Stage

    2017 Festival of Trees Event Wrap Up

    The 28th annual Festival of Trees was a huge success! More than 45,000 attendees kicked off the season at the MD State Fairgrounds.

  7. ‘Art of Unlocking Potential’ Reception

    More than 100 people attended the Oct. 9 opening night reception for the “Art of Unlocking Potential” art exhibit.

  8. 5 party attendees

    21st Annual Kennedy Krieger Society Reception

    The 21st annual Kennedy Krieger Society reception was held on May 22 at the home of Ben and Wendy Griswold.

  9. 2 ROAR participants

    A ROARing Success

    Despite the threat of inclement weather, more than 1,000 registered participants came to Oregon Ridge Park.

  10. 4 woman at Hats and Horses

    Hats & Horses Raises $285,000 for New Technologies at Kennedy Krieger

    On Friday, May 5, more than 300 people attended Hats & Horses Benefiting Kids at Kennedy Krieger Institute.

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