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Courage Kenny Foundation

  • Courage Kenny Foundation advances the mission and goals of Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute, by maximizing the quality of life for people of all ages and abilities by delivering comprehensive, person-centered rehabilitation throughout life. 

    A gift to Courage Kenny Foundation funds innovative programs, ground-breaking research and exceptional services that help people achieve health, wellness and independence. 

    Our vision is that one day all people will live, work, learn and play in a community based on abilities, not disabilities.  

    2015 Events

    Encourage Breakfast: May 19
    Prom Center, Oakdale, MN
    Proceeds benefit clients and programs in the St. Croix Valley.

    Celebration of Courage: June 16
    Target Field, Minneapolis, MN
    Experience first-hand how the Institute maximized the quality of life for people with episodic or permanent disabling conditions, through innovations, research and advocacy.

    Courage Kenny Golf Challenge: August 31
    Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, MN
    Join us for a great day of golf while supporting the sports and recreation programs at Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute. Sponsored by ABRA Autobody & Glass.

    Judd Jacobson Memorial Award: applications due Sept. 4

    The Judd Jacobson Memorial Award recognizes the pursuit or achievement of a business entrepreneurial endeavor by a person with a disability. The award recipient receives a $5,000 cash award to advance their business endeavor.

    Shoot for Fun: September 12
    Old Vermilion Trail, Duluth, MN
    Proceeds benefit adaptive sports and recreation programs in northeastern Minnesota and northwestern Wisconsin. 

    Life after Polio: Realities and Practicalities - October 2

    Learn more about living with the long-term effects of polio and enjoy a casual afternoon visiting with others who share experiences similar to yours. 

    A Toast to Courage: November 7
    Radisson Blue Mall of America (MOA), Bloomington, MN
    A gala featuring gourmet food and wine, silent and live auctions, and live music. Proceeds benefit Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute clients and programs.

    Give to the Max Day: November 12
    Give to the Max Day began in 2009 to raise awareness and increase online giving to local nonprofits. It's a day for Minnesotans to come together to raise as much money possible in 24 hours – 12 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Thursday, November 12, 2015 – via, a unique online philanthropy resource for Minnesota. Give to the Max is an important fundraising day for Courage Kenny Rehabilitation institute. Help us support the important work that more than 85,000 patients and clients count on each year. Visit Thursday, November 12, to participate.

  • Contact us

    Courage Kenny Foundation
    3915 Golden Valley Road
    Minneapolis, MN 55422


  • Onward

    See how your gifts make a difference in the lives of Courage Kenny clients by reading Onward.

    Onward cover image - fall 2015

    Annual report

    Thank you to our 2015 presenting sponsors

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