Impact Organizations – KEEN – BOWLING

KEEN Expands in Baltimore to Include Bowling To kick off its 25th anniversary year, in February KEEN Greater DC-Baltimore launched a new Bowling program in Baltimore at AMF Dundalk. This new program gives Greater Baltimore area teens and young adults with autism and other disabilities opportunity for social-recreational fun while building bowling skills. Trained volunteers…

Autism All-Stars – Deion

Deion Athlete – KEEN Greater DC-Baltimore (Kids Enjoy Exercise Now) Meet Deion: Deion is a 22-year-old young man who happens to have autism. He also happens to be one of KEEN’s first athletes to join KEEN Sports when KEEN expanded from its Montgomery County, Md., roots, to offer programs in Washington, DC, 11 years ago.…

Autism All-Stars – Jeremiah

Jeremiah Participant – KEEN Greater DC-Baltimore (Kids Enjoy Exercise Now) Meet Jeremiah: A few years ago, the idea of sharing and taking turns did not compute in the mind of Jeremiah Collins, and the social landscape, particularly around his peers, would easily send this little boy with autism into a full-bodied, screeching, screaming, overwhelming meltdown…