Category Archives: children and disabilities

Awarding Scholarships


Each year Foundation For Sight and Sound takes great pride in being able to award graduating high school seniors with scholarships to help them in continuing their education. Scholarships are awarded to students that are hard-of-hearing as well as students … Continue reading


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Kind Words


Foundation For Sight and Sound loves helping those who cannot hear. Even more than that we love hearing from those we have helped and their family on how their new hearing aids have changed their lives. Below please find some … Continue reading


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A note from Hazel


Hi Mitch, I probably will never see you again, so I’m writing this note to say thank you for your visit with Donna and Visa to our reading class on Tuesday. Your speech was both inspiring and encouraging. I have … Continue reading


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Sally shares her daughters story!


  We only wish you continued success in the future and wish you the very best!     Sally


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Gift of Sound Hearing Aid Mission


The Foundation For Sight and Sound in partnership with the Bronx Rotary Club combined efforts for the Help America Hear 7th Annual Gift of Sound Hearing Aid Mission at Montefiore Hospital. We are proud to be mentioned in their current … Continue reading


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Recipients Responses


Foundation For Sight and Sound loves helping people and giving hearing aids to those that can’t afford them. It is even greater to know that our recipients are happy with their hearing aids and living a better life than they … Continue reading


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Touching Tattoo


Foundation For Sight and Sound loves hearing touching stories of those who have supported love ones with hearing challenges. In New Zealand, the father of a six year old girl in need of a cochlear implant got a tattoo on … Continue reading


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A Special Thank You


Recently the Foundation For Sight and Sound donated Zoomtext Screen Enlarging and Screen  Reading Software to the Brookhaven Town Special Needs Task Force. What a wonderful surprise it was to receive such a great thank you letter. BrookHavenThankYou  


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Give the Gift of Sound this Giving Tuesday!


Whenever we hear of a young child’s struggles it immediately tugs at our heart strings and we want to help anyway we can. Whether it’s donating time or money to that cause or Foundation we reach out and make an … Continue reading


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Scholarship Winners!!


Foundation for Sight and Sound proudly announces the 2013/2014 scholarship winners! The National Help America Hear Scholarship winners are; Megan from Newman, GA and Kray from Winner, SD. They will be awarded $500.00 each and they each receive a pair … Continue reading


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