Media Coverage


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October 21, 2015 on TODAY Show

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"Hug someone": Boy, 5, gives heart-melting, cancer-fighting advice to Maryland Governor. Read the entire article here about how Larry Hogan's fight with non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma introduced him to one incredibly brave 5 year old and Cool Kids Campaign.


WM houses2August 4, 2015 on WBAL News - Houses of Hope give pediatric cancer patients a creative outlet.




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August 11, 2015 on WHAG
- Meteorologist Justin Berk trekking across Maryland to raise money for Cool Kids Campaign.





August 13, 2015

Carroll County Times -  Read the article here about Meteorologist Justin Berk's 2nd Trek Across Maryland along with a team of other week-long trekkers, Wayne Hydorn and Sandy MacIver, to support Cool Kids Campaign. The article features the trekkers on their fourth day in Eldersburg where there was elation for reaching the midway point and having raised more than $17,000.

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screenshotAugust 14, 2014 on WBAL News - Cool Kids Campaign's Houses of Hope gives childhood cancer patients a chance to be kids again and help families cope.




August 24, 2014

MyFoxDC.COM - Read the article written about Meteorologist Justin Berk's Trek Across Maryland to raise money for Cool Kids Campaign! Berk dedicated each day to one of our "Cool Kids'" who has either survived or is battling cancer.


alison kelly on TVJuly 31, 2013 on ABC2 News - Orioles players create ballpark memories for cancer-diagnosed [Cool Kids] children.






July 3, 2013 on ABC2 News - Valleybrook Country Club Hosts Duck Derby Fundraiser for Cool Kids Campaign






Color Run Teen StoryMay 25, 2013 on ABC2 News - A Run Like No Other; Teens Changing Lives at the Color Run




WJZ TV 13 story on American Girl Doll Fashion ShowMarch 23, 2013 - Watch WJZ TV 13's coverage of our American Girl Doll Fashion Show at the Hippodrome in Baltimore.





snip of Color Run WJZFebruary 19, 2013 - The Cool Kids Campaign is featured on WJZ to announce our charity partnership with the Baltimore Color Run. Volunteers are needed! More information is available on





November 29, 2012
Fox 45 Baltimore covers our Mommy & Me program held every Tuesday at 10am. Athena, Mia, and Cora are profiled with their moms about what they've been through this year as a result of their treatments.



June 15, 2012 - Cool Kids Campaign - Volunteering With A Heart
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June 2, 2012

PATCH.COM - Watch footage from the Saturday, June 2 Lutherville Running Festival that drew close to 470 runners/walkers and many families for a festive Saturday morning - caring people who wanted to help support Cool Kids Campaign!

June 1, 2012

Cool Kids Campaign Fox 45 Baltimore

FOX 45 Baltimore reported on the free academic tutoring offered at the Cool Kids Learning Center and featured two of our cool kids, Brandon and Jacob, and what they are learning from our volunteer tutors. (Unfortunately, this link is no longer available on the Fox 45 website.)



May 16, 2012

Cool Kids Campaign Board Member, Ken Singleton, called into The Norris and Davis show to talk about the Orioles, the Ken Singleton Celebrity Golf Classic, and the Cool Kids Campaign Learning Center. Listen to the entire interview on

[quote]It’s just something that is near and dear to my heart. Both my parents died from cancer. I just felt I had to get involved in the community and that’s the way I chose to do so. Hopefully we are helping a lot of kids." - Ken Singleton[/quote]

May 14, 2012

Major League Baseball Players Association Donates $10,000 to Cool Kids Campaign

On Monday, May 14 ADAM JONES and Yankees outfielder CURTIS GRANDERSON represented all Major League baseball players when they presented a check in the amount of $10,000 to the Cool Kids Campaign.  Pictured from left to right: Steve Rogers (MLBPA), Adam Jones, Rob Belanger, Chris Federico, Sharon Perfetti, and Curtis Granderson.  Read the full Orioles press release on our blog. 

April 24, 2012

WBAL reports on the Learning Center and the Mommy & Me Preschool Class we offer every week. All of our programs are 100% free of charge to families. Watch the story online:




Emily Glenn Learning Center News Story

Cool Kids Campaign To Provide Free Tutoring For Cancer Patients





August 9th, 2011
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As part of our Adventures in Baltimore program, the Orioles provided some of our Cool Kids and their families with a day at the ballpark. Bell, Guthrie and Jones took part in our annual Buses for Baseball program. Read the full story at