Sharing stories of inspiration with Braden Baker, Oticon Hearing Foundation Ambassador

  We have a special message from Oticon Hearing Foundation ambassador Braden Baker. Like us, Braden is excited to get back to the great work we do on our audiology mission trips when we are able to. In the meantime, it’s helpful to shed light on the good and as much as possible spread positivity. A great way to do that is by sharing stories of inspiration. Braden asks, “Do you have any stories about something you’ve done or found inspirational in your own local community?” For Read More »

Make A Difference Day 2015

This year, as part of The Hearing Rehab Center's Make A Difference Day, hundreds of Coloradans were gifted with something that drastically changed the way they experience the world around them: hearing aids. The Hearing Rehab Center fit low income seniors with hearing instruments who did not have the financial means to otherwise hear better. To help, The Oticon Foundation donated 126 hearing instruments to the cause, in hopes that Make A Difference Day continues to help low income seniors reduce Read More »

Why Did We Go to Parintins, Brazil?

Have you been wondering what Parintins is really like? Take a moment and get to know this city in the Amazon that our two volunteer audiologists are calling home for the next two weeks. About the City Parintins is a city in the middle of the Amazonas basin, with a population of more than 100,000 people with an average annual income of $280 USD. Forest and rivers surround the city; therefore most transportation happens by local boat. It is the second largest city in the state, and acts as Read More »