KEEN On the Move!

News, Inspiring Stories and Information from KEEN Greater DC


In This Issue
KEEN Greater DC Selected as "One of the Best" by Catalogue for Philanthropy

For the fourth time, KEEN Greater DC was named "one of the best" local charities by the Catalogue for Philanthropy! KEEN's work is featured in their print and online catalogue.
Burt Braverman Rides 100 Miles
for KEEN
Board President Burt Braverman will be biking 100 miles next weekend to raise money for KEEN athletes as part of this year's 2018 Fund-An-Athlete campaign.  

Burt has been biking and/or paddling for KEEN every year since 2010.  His amazing efforts have paid off in a big way. Through Burt's rides and paddles he has raised more than $72,000!  

A big thank you to Burt for his commitment to KEEN and our athletes. Have a great ride!
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-Free of charge
-Open to children with any type or severity of disability
-Run by volunteers
-Funded solely by the community   

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2018 Fund-An-Athlete Summer Drive

Team KEEN has raised more than $26,000 to date!

KEEN board members, volunteers, athletes and friends have joined together to form our 2018 Fund-An-Athlete team. This team is ambitious! Their 
goal is to raise $50,000 by September 30.

New Programs: Now Enrolling
Thanks to generous support of our sponsors and contributors, KEEN Greater DC continues to thrive.  

We have space for more athletes in several KEEN programs, including MD Kids Sports (enrolling ages 5-12) and our three new programs: Zumba in Arlington, Zumba in Vienna, and Yoga in Silver Spring

Our three new programs are designed for teens and young adults, enrollment ages: 15-21 years old. Please spread the word. Athlete Enrollment forms are available on our website here.
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KEENFest 2018: November 3
Please join us and our special guest emcee, Fox 5's  Shawn Yancy, at the  2018 KEENFest Gala to honor and present the  Bullis School with our  Distinguished Community Impact Award and Maria Velegris with our Volunteer of the Year Award

The early bird ticket price of $225 ends September 1.  

Buy your ticket now
to take advantage of the savings and secure your seat today!
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