Brave in the Attempt

Join the Maryland Department of Disabilities, the Developmental Disabilities Administration, Special Olympics Maryland, and V-LINC, Inc. for The Second Annual

Brave in the Attempt
Talks Transform
June 6, 2018

Towson University
University Union, Third Floor
Chesapeake Room
281 University Ave
Towson, MD 21204

When have you taken a risk to be your best self?
How have you transformed?

Brave in the Attempt uses a ground breaking personal story telling platform in a “TED Talk” style format to encourage those with disabilities to serve as mentors and role models for others. Do not miss the second year of this life changing event!

The evening is FREE and open to the public. RSVP below.

5:00-6:00 p.m. Resource Fair

Join us before the main event for a resource fair highlighting Maryland agencies and organizations catering to the disability community.  Enjoy music, refreshments, and giveaways! No RSVP needed for this portion of the night.

6:00 p.m. Hear Their Stories

Reserve your seat for the main event! Attendees will have the chance to enjoy speakers who have intellectual and developmental disabilities discussing their own life experiences, lessons learned, and the moments that transformed them into the people they are today.

Find out more about the speakers here: Maryland Department of Disabilities Link

Parking is on your own. The closest garage is the Union Parking garage located at 200 Cross Campus Drive. Please see the campus map at this LINK for more information.

Please submit accommodation requests including requests for closer parking to Kimberly McKay at or 410.767.3660 by May 20th.

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