HearStrong News & Press


The latest news and press items from the HearStrong Foundation.


Sarah Smith Named a HearStrong Champion

Sarah Smith Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:44:45 EST

With her dedication to help her community and advocacy for those with hearing loss, Sarah embodies HearStrong values....Read More


Shannon Hurlbut Named a HearStrong Champion

Shannon Hurlbut Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 06:50:55 EST

Shannon prides herself in being an advocate for hearing devices, she believes they provide extensive benefits that help her succeed in all aspects of her life....Read More


HearStrong Champions - Get Involved!

HearStrong Champions - Get Involved!

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 08:01:05 EST

HearStrong depends on volunteers and champions to propel our mission. You can get involved and help make a difference in other's lives....Read More


Ella West Named a HearStrong Champion

Ella West Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 07:30:44 EST

Ella's story highlights the importance of early intervention and hearing screenings. Even at a young age, Ella is an advocate for those born with hearing loss....Read More


Juan Carlos Cornejo Named a HearStrong Champion

Juan Carlos Cornejo Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 06:29:49 EST

Juan is an advocate for those with hearing loss, and believes more should be done to bridge the gap between the hearing and d/Deaf individuals....Read More


Mikayla Dodane Named a HearStrong Champion

Mikayla Dodane Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:32:35 EST

Mikayla, aka Deaf Magic, doesn't let her hearing loss stop her on the court or in her plans for the future. Discover what else makes her a HearStrong Champion....Read More


Traveling with Hearing Loss: HearStrong Goes to Maine

Traveling with Hearing Loss: HearStrong Goes to Maine

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:22:33 EST

HearStrong Champion, Jake deHahn, tells us about his trip family trip to Maine. Read about how he spreads the HearStrong message - even when he's on vacation!...Read More


Sean O'Callaghan Named a HearStrong Champion

Sean O'Callaghan Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 08:34:44 EST

Sean is a HearStrong Champion because he has never let hearing loss get in the way of his dreams...Read More


Cohen Hall Named a HearStrong Champion

Cohen Hall Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 09:03:50 EST

Cohen is helping to show other young kids that they don't need to be afraid of hearing aids and that they can really help you....Read More


From Patient to Professional: Two Local Healthcare Professionals with Hearing Loss Honored as HearStrong Champions

From Patient to Professional: Two Local Healthcare Professionals with Hearing Loss Honored as HearStrong Champions

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:24:45 EST

On Tuesday June 20, 2017, HearStrong held a special ceremony honoring Laurie Morrison and Joey Blitman as HearStrong Champions at EarQ's headquarters in Syracuse, New York....Read More


Bello Razgallah Named a HearStrong Champion

Bello Razgallah Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 08:21:10 EST

Bello is a HearStrong Champion because he has faced great challenges himself, and now works hard to help others....Read More


Hear’s My Story... What’s Yours?

Hear’s My Story... What’s Yours?

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 14:07:19 EST

HearStrong Champ, Jake deHahn has a great story to tell, but he also wants to hear yours....Read More


Laurie Morrison Named a HearStrong Champion

Laurie Morrison Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:17:28 EST

Laurie has overcome her own challenge with hearing loss. Now, as an audiologist, she has dedicated her life to helping other with hearing loss....Read More


Lexi Vernon Named a HearStrong Champion

Lexi Vernon Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 08:44:26 EST

Lexi is a HearStrong Champion because she has made it a priority to help others with hearing loss feel more confident and get the treatment they need....Read More


Ella Roerden Named a HearStrong Champion

Ella Roerden Named a HearStrong Champion

Tue, 16 May 2017 10:24:09 EST

Ella is a Champion because she doesn't let hearing loss hold her back. Her hearing aid are a natural part of her life, and she loves to educate others about it....Read More


Stu Nunnery Named a HearStrong Champion

Stu Nunnery Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 04 May 2017 12:22:57 EST

Stu is a Champion because of his perseverance and dedication to his music, despite all the challenges that came his way....Read More


Caroline Buhner Named a HearStrong Champion

Caroline Buhner Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:44:30 EST

Caroline was born legally deaf, but that hasn't stop her from becoming a 4.0 student, playing multiple sports, and doing volunteer work for Hear Indiana....Read More


High School Student Advocates for Those with Hearing Loss and is Celebrated as a HearStrong Champion

High School Student Advocates for Those with Hearing Loss and is Celebrated as a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 08:13:10 EST

During AudiologyNOW in Indianapolis, Drew was honored as a HearStrong Champion in front of many hearing health professionals and students....Read More


Shattering Stigmas about Hearing Loss: Syracuse Student and Entrepreneur Shares His Unique Story at HearStrong Ceremony

Shattering Stigmas about Hearing Loss: Syracuse Student and Entrepreneur Shares His Unique Story at HearStrong Ceremony

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 11:36:06 EST

On March 28, 2016, HearStrong held a special ceremony to honor Jacob deHahn as a HearStrong Champion at the Marriott Syracuse Downtown in Syracuse, New York....Read More


Lucas Todd Named a HearStrong Champion

Lucas Todd Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 08 Mar 2017 10:56:54 EST

Lucas is an athlete, musician, and spelling bee champion. He lets nothing get in the way of accomplishing his goals....Read More


Nancy Williams Named a HearStrong Champion

Nancy Williams Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 08:37:03 EST

Nancy has a passion for music and she is not letting her hearing loss change that. In 2012, she performed a recited at Carnegie Hall. ...Read More


Ashley Carter Named a HearStrong Champion

Ashley Carter Named a HearStrong Champion

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:40:45 EST

Ashley has persevered through hearing loss and excelled at Texas A & M. She is perusing her goal of helping others through occupational therapy....Read More


Jaxson Heise Named a HearStrong Champion

Jaxson Heise Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:06:52 EST

Jaxson is growing up with hearing loss and he is not letting that hold him back. He proudly wears his hearing aids and will gladly tell you all about them!...Read More


Tackling Hearing Loss: NFLPA and HearStrong Celebrate Hearing Loss Advocates

Tackling Hearing Loss: NFLPA and HearStrong Celebrate Hearing Loss Advocates

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 12:32:58 EST

HearStrong joined the NFLPA's PAF during Super Bowl 51 weekend to recognize two remarkable advocates who have overcome hearing loss...Read More


Latisha Porter Vaughn Named a HearStrong Champion

Latisha Porter Vaughn Named a HearStrong Champion

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:27:12 EST

Latisha was born with hearing loss. She was inspired by her grandmother to never let it hold her back. She continues to influence and support her community....Read More


Major Sports and Hearing Care Brands Celebrate 100 Reasons to be Inspired

Major Sports and Hearing Care Brands Celebrate 100 Reasons to be Inspired

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 08:19:38 EST

At a special Denver evnet, HearStrong celebrates over 100 champions that have changed the face of hearing loss....Read More


Brett Bell Named a HearStrong Champion

Brett Bell Named a HearStrong Champion

Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:25:13 EST

Brett is changing the stigma that surrounds hearing loss through advocacy and involvement in his community, including contributing to a novel about hearing loss...Read More


Brayden Peterson Named a HearStrong Champion

Brayden Peterson Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:20:42 EST

Brayden is a happy and active child with a full range of hearing because of his parents, his hearing aids, and early childhood intervention....Read More


Hearing Loss Advocates Spark Change and are Celebrated by the HearStrong Foundation as Ambassadors and Champions

Hearing Loss Advocates Spark Change and are Celebrated by the HearStrong Foundation as Ambassadors and Champions

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:44:07 EST

Amazing Wisconsin individuals are recognized for their efforts to promote hearing loss awareness and education in their communities and beyond....Read More


Twins Who Share a Hearing Loss Recognized as Champions by the HearStrong Foundation

Twins Who Share a Hearing Loss Recognized as Champions by the HearStrong Foundation

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:12:39 EST

The HearStrong Foundation hosted a ceremony celebrating two remarkable sisters who-even at a young age-have become important advocates for those with hearing loss....Read More




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