Monthly Archives: July 2013

Promoting/ Advocating Disabilities is a Good Thing


Notes from Michelle I came across this interesting picture while doing some research, and I was taken aback. I was actually smiling at the thought of how society has come a long way about disabilities. In today’s world, everything is … Continue reading


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2012-2013 – Help America Hear Scholarship Runner-Ups


Congratulations to Alexa Vath, Donald Wade Scadden, Lindsey Simonin and Noelle Friend on being Help America Hear 2012-2013’s Scholarship runner-ups!! Each student received $100 dollars and ReSound has agreed to provide the runner-ups with a new state-of-the-art digital hearing aid. … Continue reading


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2012-2013 Help America Hear Scholarship Winner: Jordyn Fruth


This is Jordyn Fruth’s winning essay for our 2012-2013 Help America Hear Scholarship. Jordyn will be attending the Arizona State University. We wish her all the best, with her set of new ReSound Hearing aids and $500 to begin a … Continue reading


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Special Drawing for the Super Bowl


Nothing is more American than watching and participating in football (NFL). The highlight of watching football games is The Super Bowl every year. People throw super bowl parties, eat and drink, scream loudly at the teams and rehash plays and … Continue reading


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SUMMER TIME TIPS FOR VISUALLY AND HEARING IMPAIRED


NOTES FROM MICHELLE Summertime is here! It’s the season full of BBQ’s, going in pool, hot weather, heading to the nearest beach, hanging out with family and friends and of course trying to stay cool. This is also the time … Continue reading


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Bronx Rotary Club Sponsors “Help America Hear Annual Mission


Vivian Holmes, Executive Director of the Foundation, accepts a check from the Bronx Rotary Club to support the “Help America Hear” annual mission at Montefiore Medical Center. Presenting the check is Miguel Santiago, Board of Directors, Bronx Rotary Club, Ralph … Continue reading


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Hot and On Fire- Stan Shapiro Memorial Golf Classic 2013


On June 24th, 2013, many people gathered to Long Island’s Sands Point Golf Club. It was an extremely, sunny, and humid day. This did not stop the annual Stan Shapiro Golf Outing, nor did it stop the volunteers such as … Continue reading


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Going for a Challenge


Over the past several years, I have personally taken on what I consider unusual challenges. Starting in 2009, I was asked to Rappel down a six story building. Quite honestly, this isn’t something I think about on a daily basis, … Continue reading


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Suffolk County Legislators Screening


Suffolk County Legislators Take Hearing Loss Seriously! OK folks, we know for sure that many of our elected government officials are usually cited as not listening to what you have to say, or they simply cannot hear what the public … Continue reading


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