Mother’s Day Cometh!

Here we go again — it’s almost here. A week from Sunday is Mother’s Day, and as usual, you have no idea what to do about it. Am I right? Also as usual, I’m here to help, with a new twist. If you’ve been reading these posts for a while, you won’t be surprised at...

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Meet Kerstin, Our Outreach Coordinator

Kerstin Brucki has a lifelong acquaintance with blindness. Wet macular degeneration runs in her dad’s side of the family. “I know the impact of not having sight,” she says. “It’s a soft spot in my heart.” So when Kerstin was introduced to her local Lions Club in...

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The Best-Kept Secret

You may have read in a recent blog about one of our clients, Dianne Keil. One aspect of her story hit me particularly hard. She told us that her hearing had been declining for seven years. “I tried everything,” she told us. “I never got lucky.” Seven years. Of course her...

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The Wonders of Science

Every so often I like to pause and consider the amazing progress scientists are making in the fields of sight and hearing. If you follow our daily news stories, you will have learned in the past year about the following: Scientists at UCLA developed a high-tech glove that can translate sign...

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Thank You!

It’s been a tough year, hasn’t it? But thanks to you, our supporters, more people have had their sight or hearing restored. They’re going into the spring with the ability to hear the birds outside their windows or to see the faces of their loved ones. While the Covid pandemic has ravaged our...

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