Maryland Kids of Deaf Adults, Inc. (MDKODA) is a non-profit organization for the hearing children under 18 of deaf parents.  The organization began in 1999 and has grown to include many children in every county in the state of Maryland.

Hearing children and deaf families are welcome to join the activities. The children will be able to identify the two cultural identities; Hearing and Deaf.

MDKODA strives to provide various fun activities for families, offer workshops for parents to help their children with the dual identity process, and to form an unity between hearing kids and deaf parents in a group setting.


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Maryland Kids Of Deaf Adults is a non-profit organization
501 (c)(3). All of the proceedings will go to MDKODA's activities:
Youth, Camping, Website, Parents Workshop/Conferences
and other Events. All contributions are tax-deductible as
allowed by law. If you wish, we can E-mail you a receipt
for your tax records.

Thank you for donating to MDKODA today!

New Officers

Hi everyone!

Hope everyone had a great Summer Season!

Please Welcome MDKODA new officers

Magdalene McLaughin - President
Niki Warman - Events Coordinator

Do you or know anyone who has any better, bright, and bigger ideas for events or fundraising? Do you know how to draw an attention? Are you peopling person? Do you know how to run an organization? Do you have some free time to make a difference?

If you are interested to be part of the team, JOIN US!! The new term 2016-2018 election is almost here!!!

The positions that are still open:

Vice President and Secretary

If you are interested in one of these positions, please contact our President, Magdalene McLaughlin and her email is

Don't hesitate if you have any questions! Thank you, MDKODA

Upcoming Events

Kids' Fun Day
Tubing Day

A Kingdom for Kids!