Where Heroes Go for the Summer

Nestled in the wilderness of Connecticut along Deer Lake sits a magical place. Each July, heroes board a van in D.C. and make a journey eastward to conquer daily challenges and forge bonds that will last a lifetime.  Who are these heroes?  They are children, ages 8-17, who have survived life-altering burn injuries and a […]

Award Winning Care

On April 10th, the American Burn Association presented The Barbara Knothe Burn Therapist Achievement Award to Rebekah Allely, OT from MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Rebekah has dedicated over 30 years of her professional career to being an occupational therapist for The Burn Center at MedStar WHC. Over the last 20 years, she has given countless […]


D.C. Firefighters Burn Foundation