HearStrong News & Press


The latest news and press items from the HearStrong Foundation.


David Welch Named a HearStrong Champion

David Welch Named a HearStrong Champion

Tue, 20 Nov 2018 07:43:10 EST

David is a HearStrong Champion because he is passionate about educating others on Deaf culture and spreading awareness about hearing loss....Read More


Justin Bakker Named a HearStrong Champion

Justin Bakker Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 04 Oct 2018 06:34:29 EST

Justin is a HearStrong Champion because he is ambitious and determined to achieve his dreams....Read More


Casey King Named a Hearstrong Champion

Casey King Named a Hearstrong Champion

Thu, 27 Sep 2018 13:52:43 EST

Casey is a HearStrong Champion because she has a strong drive to make the world a better place and become an inspiring role model for others. ...Read More


Samantha Wessel Named a HearStrong Champion

Samantha Wessel Named a HearStrong Champion

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 06:02:05 EST

Samantha is a HearStrong Champion because she wants to empower kids with hearing loss and let them know there is nothing they can't do. ...Read More


Samuel Huguley Named a HearStrong Champion

Samuel Huguley Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 11:50:17 EST

Sam is a HearStrong Champion because of his perseverance. His drive to shatter stigmas surrounding his hearing loss is an inspiration to all....Read More


Tailar Jackson Named a HearStrong Champion

Tailar Jackson Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 08:18:50 EST

Tailar is a HearStrong Champion because she is hard-working, confident, and honest. She is never afraid to advocate for herself and for others....Read More


Peter Mitri Named a HearStrong Champion

Peter Mitri Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:09:34 EST

Peter is a HearStrong Champion because he never gives up, he always stands up for what he believes in, and he encourages others to do the same....Read More


Kaylee Carr Named a HearStrong Champion

Kaylee Carr Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 10:45:58 EST

Kaylee is a HearStrong Champion because better hearing has made a positive difference in her life, and she wants to share that with others....Read More


Krista Kachnik Named a HearStrong Champion

Krista Kachnik Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 12:57:14 EST

Krista is a HearStrong Champion due to her determination and will to help others. She hopes that in her role, she can inspire others...Read More


Zachary Franklin Named a HearStrong Champion

Zachary Franklin Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:28:41 EST

Zachary is a HearStrong Champion because he wants his experience to inspire others with hearing loss to go after their goals and never hold themselves...Read More


Giovanna Deuel Named a HearStrong Champion

Giovanna Deuel Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 13:00:36 EST

Giovanna is a HearStrong Champion because she is fearless, and an inspiration to all. She wants to spread awareness and make others feel empowered...Read More


Elizabeth Schirduan Named a HearStrong Champion

Elizabeth Schirduan Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 17 May 2018 14:23:50 EST

HearStrong is proud to have Elizabeth as a Champion because her actions and words serve as a motivation to all...Read More


Jill Hoffman and Jennifer Schirduan Named a HearStrong Champions

Jill Hoffman and Jennifer Schirduan Named a HearStrong Champions

Thu, 17 May 2018 14:23:50 EST

Jill and Jen are HearStrong Champions because they have tackled challenges surrounding their hearing loss and want to inspire others to do the same...Read More


Jacqueline McNulty Named a HearStrong Champion

Jacqueline McNulty Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 08:28:45 EST

Jacqueline is a HearStrong Champion because she is passionate about making a difference in the lives of those with hearing loss...Read More


Dan Bozarth Named a HearStrong Champion

Dan Bozarth Named a HearStrong Champion

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 11:49:22 EST

Dan is a HearStrong Champion because he has taken his personal experience with hearing loss and used it as his motivation to help others...Read More


Jon Seyster Named a HearStrong Champion

Jon Seyster Named a HearStrong Champion

Fri, 30 Mar 2018 08:23:05 EST

Jon is a HearStrong Champion due to his willpower and ability to overcome any obstacle that comes his way...Read More


Alana Bartels Named a HearStrong Champion

Alana Bartels Named a HearStrong Champion

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:13:13 EST

Alana is a HearStrong Champion because she loves to help the people around her in need...Read More


Lili Ngyen Named a HearStrong Champion

Lili Ngyen Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:03:20 EST

Having gone through a lifetime of difficulties with my disability, I feel a responsibility to support those who have suffered as I have...Read More


Mitchell Dolinar Named a HearStrong Champion

Mitchell Dolinar Named a HearStrong Champion

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 10:09:48 EST

Mitch is a HearStrong Champion because he strives to help others see the importance of hearing technology and hearing loss awareness...Read More


Amy Saxon Bosworth Named a HearStrong Champion

Amy Saxon Bosworth Named a HearStrong Champion

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:10:20 EST

Amy has had a long journey with hearing loss, but has come out on the other side stronger and with a powerful voice to share...Read More


Maclain Drake Named a HearStrong Champion

Maclain Drake Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:21:19 EST

Seeking treatment for hearing loss can change your life. People think only old people need hearing aids or you are too cool for them, or whatever the case may be...Read More


Laura Friedman Named a HearStrong Champion

Laura Friedman Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 13:27:23 EST

Through her life and career, Laura has been an outspoken advocate for those with hearing loss...Read More


Henry Lundquist Named a HearStrong Champion

Henry Lundquist Named a HearStrong Champion

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 14:18:16 EST

Henry is a HearStrong Champion because he is proud to have hearing aids, and is not afraid to tell other kids about them...Read More


Mercedes Nelson Named a HearStrong Champion

Mercedes Nelson Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 12:44:06 EST

Mercedes knows it's important to advocate for herself and others with hearing loss. She is open about her hearing loss and talking to other kids about her hearing aids...Read More


Bethany Noll Named a HearStrong Champion

Bethany Noll Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:23:25 EST

Bethany is a HearStrong Champion because she is determined and passionate about making the world a better place...Read More


Alex Weis Named a HearStrong Champion

Alex Weis Named a HearStrong Champion

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 13:15:12 EST

Alex is a HearStrong Champion because he never backs down from a challenge and serves as an inspiration to people with and without hearing loss...Read More


Nick Hohrman Named a HearStrong Champion

Nick Hohrman Named a HearStrong Champion

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 09:16:29 EST

Nick is a HearStrong Champion because he is inquisitive, brave, and determined to make a difference...Read More


Violet Dore Named a HearStrong Champion

Violet Dore Named a HearStrong Champion

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


Vanessa Hunter Named a HearStrong Champion

Vanessa Hunter Named a HearStrong Champion

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


Mary Fiello Named a HearStrong Champion

Mary Fiello Named a HearStrong Champion

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




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