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Dec 19, 2012, 16:18 ET
Sir Elton John, David Furnish and Starkey Hearing Foundation founders Bill and Tani Austin help a young man hear during the Foundation's mission in Manila, Philippines on December 8.  (PRNewsFoto/Starkey Hearing Foundation)

Sir Elton John Joins Starkey Hearing Foundation On Mission To Philippines, Bringing The Gift Of Hearing To Hundreds Of People In Need

 Starkey Hearing Foundation wrapped up their second mission to the Philippines last week with help from legendary singer-songwriter, Sir...

Dec 10, 2012, 15:44 ET
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Starkey Hearing Foundation Founders Bill and Tani Austin Honored by Dalai Lama After Recent Hearing Mission to India

 Starkey Hearing Foundation recently completed a hearing mission in India, where founders Bill and Tani Austin were blessed by the Dalai Lama...

Sep 21, 2012, 20:37 ET
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New York Yankees Help Starkey Hearing Foundation to Deliver the Gift of Hearing to New York Area Children and Adults

 For the third year in a row, the New York Yankees hit a home run helping  the Starkey Hearing Foundation deliver the gift of...

Aug 27, 2012, 14:41 ET
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NBA Cares And Starkey Hearing Foundation Make History On First-Ever Hearing Mission To China

 Starkey Hearing Foundation and NBA Cares delivered the gift of hearing to almost 7,000 hearing impaired children and adults as part of...

Aug 21, 2012, 16:58 ET
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NBA Cares Joins Starkey Hearing Foundation On First Ever Hearing Mission To China

 In its continuing efforts to fit and give one million hearing aids this decade, Starkey Hearing Foundation will be visiting China as part of...

Aug 09, 2012, 16:36 ET
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Harbinger Group Inc. And Rayovac Increase Commitment To Starkey Hearing Foundation, So the World May Hear

 In July 2011, Harbinger Group Inc., (NYSE: HRG) joined with long-time Starkey Hearing Foundation supporter Rayovac, and pledged to help...

Aug 06, 2012, 18:06 ET
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A Record $7.6 Million Raised To Help The World's Hearing Impaired At Starkey Hearing Foundation's 12th Annual So The World May Hear Gala

 On Saturday, August 4, 2012, Starkey Hearing Foundation, whose mission – So the World May Hear – brings greater understanding...

Jun 18, 2012, 10:09 ET
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will.i.am, K'NAAN, Bacon Brothers, Jackie Evancho, and Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers Set to Perform at Starkey Hearing Foundation's 2012 So The World May Hear Awards Gala

 Starkey Hearing Foundation – which provides the gift of hearing to people in need around the world – is pleased to announce its...

Mar 07, 2012, 14:40 ET
Harry Connick Jr. (pictured center, with Bill Austin, far left). Assisting in the coordination and planning of the mission was Physicians for Human Rights-Israel, which was also involved in the 2011 Israel-Palestine mission.  (PRNewsFoto/Starkey Hearing Foundation)

Starkey Hearing Foundation Returns to Israel-Palestine to Promote Peace Through Better Hearing

 The Starkey Hearing Foundation Israel-Palestine Hearing Mission of Peace once again brought Americans, Israelis and Palestinians together...

Feb 03, 2012, 16:29 ET
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Stars From the Gridiron Team With Starkey Hearing Foundation During Super Bowl Week to Bring Gift of Hearing to Indianapolis

With the help of a star-studded line up of football and entertainment legends, Starkey Hearing Foundation, which strives to change the social...

Oct 25, 2011, 10:25 ET
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Miley Cyrus Gets Facebook Fans Talking About Hearing Loss Prevention to Kick Off Starkey Hearing Foundation's Listen Carefully 'Vow to Act' Initiative

As part of its Listen Carefully campaign, which sends the message 'don't listen loudly, listen carefully,' Starkey Hearing Foundation is once...

Jul 27, 2011, 13:43 ET
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Miley Cyrus Announces Return Trip to Haiti for Starkey Hearing Foundation Mission, While Helping to Raise Record Funds During the Organization's 11th Annual So The World May Hear Gala

Miley Cyrus announced she will be joining the Starkey Hearing Foundation for a return visit to bring the gift of hearing to Haiti after making a...

Jul 25, 2011, 18:30 ET
Bill Austin, founder, Starkey Hearing Foundation (right) introduces evening honoree President Bill Clinton (left) at the Foundation's 11th annual So The World May Hear Gala in Saint Paul, Minnesota.   (PRNewsFoto/Starkey Hearing Foundation)

Starkey Hearing Foundation Raises $7.2 Million During 11th Annual Star-Studded Gala Event, So The World May Hear

***Downloadable b-roll footage available at https://rcpt.yousendit.com/1178672309/662ecc1c2437551685bd640770f9d69b*** (...

Jun 28, 2011, 18:47 ET
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi, left, and Bill Austin, Founder of Starkey Hearing Foundation, celebrate as Afzal Ali, 12, of Queens, NY receives the gift of hearing at the Foundation's New York Hearing Mission on June 28th at Yankee Stadium. (PRNewsFoto/Starkey Hearing Foundation, Diane Bondareff)

New York Yankees Help Starkey Hearing Foundation Deliver the Gift of Hearing to New York Area Children and Adults in Need

For the second year in a row the New York Yankees have stepped up to the plate to help the Starkey Hearing Foundation deliver the gift of hearing...

Jun 20, 2011, 16:09 ET
Boston Red Sox Shortstop Jed Lowrie (right) and General Manager Theo Epstein (center) join Bill Austin, Founder of the Starkey Hearing Foundation (left) as they provide the gift of hearing to a patient at the Starkey Hearing Foundation Boston Mission. More than 60 children and adults were fitted with a custom-made hearing aid at Fenway Park.(PRNewsFoto/Starkey Hearing Foundation)

Boston Red Sox Help Starkey Hearing Foundation Deliver the Gift of Hearing to Boston Children and Adults in Need

With the help of the Boston Red Sox, the Starkey Hearing Foundation delivered the gift of hearing to more than 60 hearing-impaired children and...

Jun 18, 2011, 21:21 ET
Susan Lucci, All My Children (left) joins Bill Austin, Founder, Starkey Hearing Foundation (center), as well as Tristan Rogers, General Hospital (center right) as they provide the gift of hearing to a patient at the Starkey Hearing Foundation Las Vegas Mission. More than 100 children and adults were fitted with a custom-made hearing aid. Other guests included actress Marlee Matlin, actress and The View co-host, Sherri Shephard, comedian and host, Wayne Brady, television actors and singers Kyle and Chris Massey. (PRNewsFoto/Starkey Hearing Foundation)

Primetime and Daytime Stars Help Starkey Hearing Foundation Deliver the Gift of Hearing to Las Vegas Children and Adults

A star-studded line-up of celebrities from daytime, primetime and reality television joined the Starkey Hearing Foundation today to deliver the...

Jun 01, 2011, 12:19 ET
Samah, 10, receives hearing aids at Starkey Hearing Foundation Mission, West Bank.  (PRNewsFoto/Starkey Hearing Foundation)

More Than 1,000 Palestinians Receive the Gift of Hearing as Part of Israel-Palestine Hearing Mission of Peace

The Starkey Hearing Foundation and its Israeli partners concluded today its Israel-Palestine Hearing Mission of Peace in the West Bank region,...

May 29, 2011, 14:06 ET

Más de 1.000 palestinos reciben el regalo de ser escuchados

- Más de 1.000 palestinos reciben el regalo de ser escuchados como parte de la misión de paz de escucha entre Israel y Palestina -...

May 27, 2011, 23:25 ET

Über 1.000 Palästinenser erhalten durch israelisch-palästinensische "Hearing Mission of Peace" Hörhilfen

- Die Starkey Hearing Foundation, das Sheba Medical Center, das American Friends of Sheba Medical Center und Ärzte für Menschenrechte...

May 27, 2011, 15:33 ET

Plus de 1 000 palestiniens retrouvent l'ouïe grâce à la mission israélo-palestinienne pour la paix en faveur de l'audition

- La Starkey Hearing Foundation, Sheba Medical Center, American Friends of Sheba Medical Center, et l'équipe israélienne de...