4EARS: One Hearing test for you, one for a child in need

           4EARS: One Hearing test for you, one for a child in need

Connect Hearing and Hear the World partner up to provide hearing healthcare
for children in need

PR Newswire

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 8, 2013

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --This holiday season, Connect
Hearing is supporting hearing health and education by donating $10 for every
hearing test conducted to the Hear the World Foundation. Hear the World is a
non-profit foundation that is committed to improve the quality of life and
promote equal opportunities for people with hearing loss globally. The
foundation focuses particularly on projects for children with hearing loss
that enable them to develop at the appropriate rate for their age.

"We are so excited to partner with the Hear the World Foundation this holiday
season and spread the cheer of hearing health," says Craig Cameron, CEO of
Connect Hearing USA. "This is a great way for people to get their hearing
tested and stay connected while providing support for children in need."

Starting in November, Connect Hearing, in partnership with the Hear the World
Foundation, will donate $10 for every hearing test conducted at one of their
50 California locations. The funds donated will benefit Californian Kids with
hearing loss. Connect Hearing is the largest network of hearing care centers
in the US. As part of the Sonova Group, Connect Hearing is proud to take its
social responsibility seriously by supporting the Hear the World Foundation in
its mission: Contributing towards a world where everyone has the chance to
enjoy good hearing. That's why Sonova launched Hear the World, a foundation
that is committed to improving the quality of life and promoting equal
opportunities for children with hearing loss globally. The foundation has a
special focus on projects for children with hearing loss that enable them to
develop at the appropriate rate for their age.

Visit a Connect Hearing location between November and December 31 to get your
hearing tested and you will help give a child with untreated hearing loss an
opportunity for a better quality of life.

Visit www.connecthearing.com or call 1.800.320.3580 for clinic locations.

About Connect Hearing
Connect Hearing, one of the largest network of hearing care clinics in the US,
is offering exceptional hearing care for people who would like to understand,
hear and connect to life again The Chicago-based company is a fast growing
division of Sonova (SOON:US), the world's leading provider of innovative
hearing healthcare solutions.

About the Hear the World Foundation
By supporting the charitable Hear the World Foundation, Sonova is campaigning
for equal opportunities and a better quality of life for people with hearing
loss. As a leading manufacturer of hearing systems, the company feels socially
responsible for contributing towards a world where everyone has the chance to
enjoy good hearing. For instance, the Hear the World Foundation supports
disadvantaged people with hearing loss around the world and gets involved in
prevention and providing information. It focuses particularly on projects for
children with hearing loss, to enable them to develop at the appropriate rate
for their age. More than 60 famous ambassadors, including celebrities such as
Placido Domingo, Annie Lennox, Sting and Joss Stone, champion the Hear the
World Foundation. For further information, go to www.hear-the-world.com.
Connect with us at http://www.facebook.com/CanYouHearTheWorld

SOURCE Hear the World Foundation

Website: http://www.hear-the-world.com
Contact: Hear the World Foundation, Elena Torresani, E-Mail:
elena.torresani@hear-the-world.com, +41 58 928 33 33, or Connect Hearing,
Inc., Adrian Hunn, E-Mail: adrian.hunn@connecthearing.com , +1 630 303 5380
x501
 
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