The latest news and press items from the HearStrong Foundation.
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:00:40 EST
Violet knows it's important to advocate for herself, and doesn't let any limitations to what she can achieve...Read More
Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:44:32 EST
Vanessa is a determined individual who does not let obstacles stand in the way of her dreams, no matter how challenging they may be....Read More
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 07:34:33 EST
Mary is a HearStrong Champion because even at a young age, she recognizes the importance of advocating for herself and spreading awareness about hearing loss....Read More
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:59:58 EST
Sophie is a HearStrong Champions because she does not let anything stop her and she has a drive and motivation to help others like her...Read More
Thu, 26 Oct 2017 11:32:40 EST
Memphis is a HearStrong Champion because he does not let his hearing loss create any limits in his life....Read More
Tue, 24 Oct 2017 12:11:14 EST
HearStrong Champion Jennifer Gibson, is a Black Belt, a public speaker, and an accomplished author. Born with hearing loss in the early 1970's, Jennifer had to learn to navigate a world that did not always accommodate her. While she is proud of her hearing aids now, it was not always an easy journey, and she often found comfort in fictional stories. This was a part of her inspiration as she developed her own series of critically-acclaimed novels about a young girl with hearing loss. Read what Jennifer has to say, and see how fiction has helped her get through her most challenging moments. ...Read More
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:27:02 EST
Emily is a HearStrong Champion because she has shown persistence and strength in the face of great challenges....Read More
Tue, 10 Oct 2017 11:24:40 EST
Braden is a bright and empathetic young man who has a strong voice, even at a young age. He recognizes the importance of helping others and the power within himself to change the world for the better....Read More
Wed, 04 Oct 2017 06:23:39 EST
Alexandra is a HearStrong Champion because she is committed to helping others have fun, and do what they love, regardless of what obstacles they may face. She believes it is important to address issues related to hearing, and she advocates for the use of hearing technology....Read More
Thu, 28 Sep 2017 06:32:03 EST
Eden is a HearStrong Champion because she has used her own experiences as an inspiration to help others. She and her family started Ears On, a non-profit organization that recycles used hearing aids and gives them to kids in need. Eden knows how important it is for kids to be able to hear better, and she is determined to make that happen....Read More
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 06:48:17 EST
HearStrong Champion, Mikayla Dodane, knows what it's like to stay tough in the face of great challenges. Born with hearing loss, Mikayla had to learn to navigate a world where her hearing loss was not always accepted. She also struggled with multiple Cochlear Implant surgeries. Among many hardships, Mikayla has grown into an excellent leader, teammate, and role model for young people with hearing loss. Here's her story....Read More
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:18:06 EST
Alyssa is a HearStrong Champion because she is a leader in her community and has the ability to inspire others with her strong voice. She is a great role model for other young people with hearing loss....Read More
Tue, 12 Sep 2017 13:44:25 EST
Dan is a HearStrong Champion because his great accomplishments and advocacy has introduced the possibility of a new future for those with hearing loss....Read More
Mon, 11 Sep 2017 08:36:10 EST
During his internship with EarQ and HearStrong, Champion Jake deHahn, interviewed another Champion, Latisha Porter-Vaughn on education and hearing loss....Read More
Wed, 06 Sep 2017 11:19:49 EST
Lily is a HearStrong Champion because even at a young age, she knows how important it is to advocate for those with hearing devices....Read More
Tue, 29 Aug 2017 10:56:20 EST
Matthew is a HearStrong Champion because he strives to be an inspiration to others, especially to children who are going through what he went through as a child....Read More
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:44:21 EST
Heather is a HearStrong Champion due to her strong will and refusal to let obstacles stop her from living her life...Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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