FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dr. D’Anne Rudden with Longmont Hearing & Tinnitus Center
Joins Starkey Hearing Foundation
To Deliver the Gift of Hearing
Longmont, Colorado, September 18, 2015. We are excited to announce that Doctor of Audiology, Dr. D’Anne Rudden will be traveling with the Starkey Hearing Foundation to Peru in October 2015 to deliver the gift of hearing. The team will give away hearing aids to children and adults in need.
Back in February 2015, Dr. Rudden traveled with the Foundation team to Bangalore, India for 4 days and fit 700-900 patients a day. Dr. Rudden will return to help the Starkey Hearing Foundation team of hearing professionals deliver the gift of hearing by fitting each of the recipients with their very own customized, hearing devices.
“I am so excited to have been chosen to join the Starkey Hearing Foundation on this mission,” said Dr. Rudden. “The opportunity to combine what I do with a passion to give back has been life-changing. The Foundation is bringing understanding to people around the world through hearing care. We here at Longmont Hearing & Tinnitus Center are honored to do our part in delivering the gift of hearing to people in need both here and abroad.”
For over three decades, the Starkey Hearing Foundation has used hearing as a vehicle to reflect caring and to improve the lives of individuals, families and communities around the world. This hearing mission is one of dozens to help them reach their commitment to provide more than 100,000 hearing aids to people in need annually, and one million by 2020. In the last year alone, Starkey Hearing Foundation provided more than 175,000 free hearing aids around the world.
About Longmont Hearing & Tinnitus Center
Longmont Hearing & Tinnitus Center is the premier hearing healthcare and tinnitus treatment facility for Longmont and the St. Vrain Valley. Locally owned and operated since 1992, we are dedicated to providing the highest level of medically-oriented diagnostic and treatment services for hearing loss and tinnitus. It is our mission to help people of all ages in our community #HearForLife. For more information or to set up an appointment with one of our Doctors of Audiology, please call 303-651-1178 or visit www.longmonthearing.com.
About Starkey Hearing Foundation
Starkey Hearing Foundation uses hearing as a vehicle to reflect caring and change lives around the world. Disabling hearing loss affects more than 360 million people, including 32 million children, worldwide, yet many do not have access to the hearing devices that can help them. Starkey Hearing Foundation fits and gives more than 100,000 hearing aids annually, and as a member of President Clinton’s Global Initiative, it has pledged to fit one million hearing aids this decade. In addition to giving the gift of hearing through worldwide hearing missions, Starkey Hearing Foundation promotes hearing health awareness and education through the Listen Carefully campaign and provides hearing instruments to low-income Americans through the Hear Now program. Started as the philanthropic effort of Starkey Hearing Technologies, Starkey Hearing Foundation was founded by William F. Austin in 1984. For more information on Starkey Hearing Foundation follow us on Facebook and Twitter, or visit www.starkeyhearingfoundation.org.
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