We are excited to announce that T-Rex Solutions is once again the Title Sponsor of the 2019 Best Buddies Friendship Walk: Maryland.
“Joining Best Buddies changed my life; I felt like I was normal, and was around peers who wanted to get to know me. My buddy Maya and I have had so many wonderful times…”
“Best Buddies changed my life by helping me get a job at the YMCA, and I like working because I am able to help people get healthy. I appreciate that I can earn my own income…”
Chris and Andrew are both 17 years old and attend Fallston High School…
The special evening will feature signature dishes from 20 of the best Baltimore restaurants, exquisite specialty cocktails, and both live and silent auctions.
Thanks to what he’s learned at Best Buddies, Wayne Reed earns prestigious Johns Hopkins award. “He always displays a positive first impression by greeting all of our visitors in a friendly, warm, polite, professional manner.”
Best Buddies Citizens fosters one-to-one friendships between adults with and without IDD in corporate and civic communities. This program helps people with IDD become part of mainstream society and creates an inclusive and diverse community for all. Periodically, we will be highlighting a buddy pair that has gone above and […]
Best Buddies Maryland would like to congratulate Milton Somers Middle School in La Plata on a terrific year! Milton Somers started their Best Buddies chapter this past fall, and they have already accomplished so much. They have made five buddy pair matches, and have hosted a bevy of activities, including a […]
“At 12 years old, my mother put me in Rosewood Center, an institution for people with disabilities. It was difficult being away from my family and friends, including those at Best Buddies Maryland. I was there until I turned 40 years old. Rosewood is now closed for good, and I […]
“Carlos and I met in the 2013-2014 school year—our first year participating in Best Buddies—at Howard High School. After forming a friendship almost instantly, I knew Carlos and I were destined to be a buddy pair. Before Best Buddies, Carlos did not participate in any clubs or allied sports, and […]