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Annual Dinner 2024
Save the Date
Tuesday, March 26, 2024
5:30pm Reception – 7:00pm Dinner & Program


Join us for the Kennedy Institute’s annual dinner, where we will honor this year’s recipients of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute Award for Inspired Leadership, Governor Wes Moore (MD) and Governor Chris Sununu (NH). Moderator of NBC News’ Meet the Press, Kristen Welker, will join this year’s celebration as special guest and master of ceremonies. The Edward M. Kennedy Institute Annual Dinner takes place annually to raise funds to support operations & programs at the Kennedy Institute. Each year we honor an individual or individuals who best reflect the leadership qualities of Senator Edward M. Kennedy.

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Evening Entertainment – Amanda Mena

For questions, please contact
Maura Callahan


Revisit Past Annual Dinners

Annual Dinner 2022
Annual Dinner 2021
Annual Dinner 2019
Annual Dinner 2018
Annual Dinner 2017
Award & Past Honorees

“What counts in our leadership is not the length of years in Washington, but the reach of our vision, the strength of our beliefs, and that rare quality of mind and spirit that can call forth the best in our country and the best in the world.”
Senator Edward M. Kennedy