November 6, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: SHYANN PENNER

Shyann Penner was nominated by Jennifer Hutchingame at the HearingLife clinic in Red Deer to receive a brand new pair of hearing aids thanks to the […]
October 6, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: ANNA MICHALAK

Anna Michalak received a set of new hearing aids thanks to the Campaign for Better Hearing’s Give-back program. The Give-back program awards hearing aids to those […]
September 8, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: ITAYI GIFT BUNHU

Itayi Gift Bunhu, a beneficiary of the Campaign for Better Hearing’s Give-back program, held back tears while being fitted for a brand new set of hearing […]
August 10, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: JOSH WAGLER

Although Josh Wagler suffers from hearing loss, some of his greatest concerns are how his hearing loss affects other people. “Wherever I go, there is always […]
July 14, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: JORDAN WALLACE

For every free hearing test taken with the Campaign for Better Hearing’s sponsors, $4.00 is donated to provide hearing aids to those who need them, but […]
June 19, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: KURT DRIEDGER

 Kurt is a 28-year-old gentleman and a married father of three, the newest being a six-month-old infant. Kurt started wearing hearing aids at the age of […]
May 12, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: CHARLES HAYTER

As someone with hearing loss, Charles Hayter knows all too well how isolating the condition can be. “Having hearing loss is a large handicap. It’s devastating,” […]
April 13, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: KEN AND ARLENE QUIRK

For the first time in Campaign for Better Hearing history, a couple was awarded hearing aids through the campaign’s Give-back program which gives hearing aids to […]
March 15, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: KAREN LAZENBY

Karen Lazenby was nominated by Jan Parker, Hearing Aid Practitioner at Lloydminster Hearing Centre in Lloydminster, Alberta, to receive a brand new pair of hearing aids […]
February 17, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: MARY KOLODY

“This award improves my social life with family and friends, plus makes me feel so much more safe and confident,” says Mary Kolody, the latest recipient […]
January 20, 2017

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: SHIRLEY GEYER

Shirley Geyer received an early Christmas gift when Konrad Malinski, her Hearing Instrument Specialist from ListenUP! Canada in Belleville, fit her with a brand new pair […]
December 22, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: ROBIN TAYLOR

Robin Taylor has had hearing loss since she was six years old due to chemotherapy. She spent years in constant frustration from trying to communicate with […]
November 25, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: RIC WOODS

Get off the fence, get a hearing test. That’s what Ric Woods wants everyone who thinks they may have hearing loss to know. Thanks to the […]
October 31, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: KARL FARKAS

Karl Farkas was awarded hearing aids by the National Campaign for Better Hearing’s Give-Back Program after being nominated by his hearing professional, Katie Grimaldi. For every […]
September 29, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: CHRISTINE BARKOWSKY

Although hearing loss is often a gradual process that becomes more evident as we age, some people, like Christine Barkowsky, are born with profound hearing loss. […]
August 31, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: MARGARETHA GUENTHER

For Margaretha Guenther, it is incredibly frustrating when she can’t hear people clearly. She often finds herself asking people to repeat themselves, and when that becomes […]
August 5, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: EDITH LORRAINE HOLSAPPLE

The next time Lorraine has a meeting at the club house for coffee, she will better understand what people are saying. With the new hearing aids […]
July 7, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: WANDA MERRIMAN

Wanda Merriman from Smiths Falls dealt with hearing loss for years and needed new hearing aids. “I like to go to community events like Bingo,” says […]
May 16, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE – JERRY AUMONT

Jerry Aumont from Ottawa has been coming to ListenUP! Canada and Dr. Matyas, an Ear-Nose-Throat physician, for well over a decade. Jerry is a long-time hearing […]
April 18, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: ARLENE LIETPHIN

Arlene Lietiphin, the latest recipient of hearing aids through the National Campaign for Better Hearing, realized she had a problem when her hearing started affecting her […]
March 15, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: ROB DOLLIVER

It can be a challenge to properly assess how severe your own hearing loss is when it fades gradually. Rob Dolliver of Nanaimo, BC, started to […]
February 22, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: PATRICIA HILBORN

Like so many Ontarians, Patricia Hilborn began to experience hearing loss as she got older. And as someone who was very engaged in the Cambridge community, […]
January 25, 2016

AMBASSADOR PROFILE: ISOBELLA MACMILLAN

Isobella Macmillan of Cornwall, Ontario, cherishes the time she spends with her family and when she began to experience a loss of hearing, she became very […]