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.

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    Mental Health Issues in Young Kids on the Rise

    Why the rise in mental health issues in younger children? Speculation says that the culprits are many.

  2. Mother Daughter and Tree

    Over 50,000 Enjoyed the 2016 Festival of Trees

    The 27th annual Festival of Trees kicked off the holiday season at the Maryland State Fairgrounds.

  3. Committee Chairs

    WIN’s Wine Walkabout Raised $37,000 for Camp SOAR

    The fourth annual WIN's Wine Walkabout, held on November 11th at Caves Valley Golf Club was a huge success.

  4. Quadruplets

    Amazing Quadruplets Conquer Feeding Disorders

    Unable to eat on their own for their first three years of life, these quadruplets are now thriving, thanks to Kennedy Krieger.

  5. A Taste of Greece

    A Taste of Greece

    On Friday, September 30 th approximately 60 family, friends and coworkers attended the 4 th annual A Taste of Greece at Acropolis Restaurant...

  6. NOVSF

    Charity Golf Tournament raises more than $70,000 for Traumatic Brain Injuries

    On October 3rd, 120 golfers came together at the 1757 Golf Club in Dulles, Virginia to participate in the 3 rd Annual Northern Virginia Security...

  7. Ribak Family

    Golf Tournament Raises $30K+ for Sturge-Weber Syndrome Research

    On October 1st, more than 140 golfers participated in Tropical Realty’s 12th Annual Charity Golf Tournament in Melbourne, FL.

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    Four Myths About Kids and Concussions

    Dr. Stacy Suskauer, M.D., Director of the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Program explores four common myths about concussions in children.

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    Kennedy Krieger Breaks Ground on New Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Building

    More than 200 people were on hand October 5th to witness the groundbreaking of the new Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Building.

  10. Team Kennedy Krieger Hits the Streets of Baltimore

    More than 200 Kennedy Krieger Institute patients, staff members, family, & friends participated in the 2016 Baltimore Running Festival.

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