BWI Run/Walk To Benefit Children With Down Syndrome

August 28, 2006
Event's 20th Anniversary Features Family Fun and Prizes
What: 20th Annual BWI Run/Walk Event
Northrop Grumman partners with BWI Airport and other local sponsors to host this event to benefit the Kennedy Krieger Down Syndrome Clinic.

The event will feature a 4-Mile Run and a 2-Mile Family Walk, along with runner and school challenge awards, entertainment, food and beverage, and impressive prizes. All participants receive a complimentary Run/Walk t-shirt.

When: Sunday, September 24, 2006
Registration: 7:30 to 8:15 a.m., Run begins at 8:50 a.m.
Where: Midfield Cargo Complex, Building G
Aviation Boulevard, BWI Cargo Complex
Who: Kennedy Krieger plans to welcome several hundred participants to the annual BWI Run/Walk. Radio personality Steve Rouse will present awards.
More Information: Call 410-993-RUNN or visit the event website at http://sensor1.northgrum.com/bwirace.
About Kennedy Krieger: Internationally recognized for improving the lives of children and adolescents with disorders and injuries of the brain and spinal cord, the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, MD serves more than 12,000 children each year through inpatient and outpatient clinics, home and community services, and school-based programs. Kennedy Krieger provides a wide range of services for children with developmental concerns mild to severe, and is home to a team of investigators who are contributing to the understanding of how disorders develop and pioneering new inventions and earlier diagnosis. For more information, visit www.kennedykrieger.org.

Media Inquiries:

Susan Goodell
(410) 243-3790