2008 Bwi Run/Walk Benefits Children With Down Syndrome at Kennedy Krieger Institute

September 15, 2008
Event Celebrates 22nd Anniversary Featuring Family Fun and Prizes
What: 22nd Annual BWI Run/Walk Event
Northrop Grumman partners with BWI Airport and other local sponsors to host their annual run/walk event benefiting the Kennedy Krieger Institute's Down Syndrome Clinic.

The event features two courses, a 4-Mile Run and a 2-Mile Family Walk, along with runner and school challenge awards, entertainment, food and beverages, and impressive prizes.

When: Sunday, September 28, 2008
Registration: 7:30 to 8:15 a.m.; Run begins at 8:50 a.m.

Cost: Advance Registration (prior to September 15)
2 Mile Walk 4 Mile Run
Adults $15.00 $20.00
Children under 13 $10.00 $10.00

After September 14, t-shirts are not guaranteed for all participants and all registration fees increase by $5.

For Information/
Call 410-993-RUNN (7866) or visit http://sensor.northgrum.com/bwirace or www.kennedykrieger.org.

About the Kennedy Krieger Institute

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 13,000 individuals 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 while pioneering new interventions and earlier diagnosis. For more information on Kennedy Krieger Institute, visit www.kennedykrieger.org.

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