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 »

Braden Baker ‘Hears the Call’ in Guatemala and Brings His Hearing Loss Campaign Full Circle

Braden Baker, an 11-year-old boy from Fort Worth, Texas, set out on a mission to help the hearing loss community a little over 6 months ago. Wearing hearing aids himself since he was 3 months old, he hoped that through a GoFundMe campaign, he could raise funds to donate to the Oticon Hearing Foundation to help those with hearing loss receive hearing aids. What began as a simple campaign, has turned into a hearing loss movement. Braden who set out to donate $1,000 with his campaign has raised $70,000 Read More »

Braden Baker’s Inspiring Mission to Give Back to the Hearing Loss Community

What began as an idea to give back to the hearing loss community, turned into a highly successful go fund me campaign for 10-year-old Braden Baker. Braden, who was diagnosed with sensorineural bilateral hearing loss, has been wearing hearing aids since he was 3 months old. “People would always stare at my hearing aids. I got more brave so when people looked at me I would tell them what they were.” - Braden Baker Braden’s idea to give back occurred at his family’s lakehouse. Inspired by Read More »