Tag Archives: Guatemala

Community | Mission Trip to Antigua

Next month, the Audiology department at the University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC) will make its fourth trip to Antigua, Guatemala, to provide donated ReSound hearing aids to local residents with hearing loss. In Guatemala, 75% of the population is … Continue reading

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ReSound Donates Hearing Aids to KUMC Mission Trip

By Amber Hilderman, University of Kansas Student The Audiology department at the University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC) has participated in a medical mission trip for the past few years. Our mission trip consisted of working six days while the … Continue reading

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Alejandra’s Story

Last week, we announced the 2nd winner of the ReSound Moment Maker Grant, Michael Mallahan.  His organization, Hearing the Children, has been helping children with hearing loss in Guatemala since 2003.  Here is the heart-warming story of Alejandra, just one … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2nd Moment Maker Grant Winner!

We’re pleased to announce our 2nd Moment Maker Grant winner – Michael Mallahan from Hearing the Children.  Since 2003, Michael’s organization has been taking audiology teams to Guatemala twice a year. They serve children in seven different towns and have … Continue reading

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Audiology Outreach in Guatemala

We have written in the past about ReSound’s work with Auburn University to help hearing impaired impoverished children in Guatemala. We’re pleased to  say that the program received a 2012 Competitive Outreach Scholarship Grant to fund Tele-health. Students and faculty … Continue reading

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ReSound Donates Hearing Aids to Kids in Guatemala

ReSound has partnered with Auburn University to donate hearing aids to hearing impaired children in Guatemala City.  The Audiology Outreach in Guatemala Program by Auburn University was created to serve impoverished children identified by the Municipality of Guatemala City as … Continue reading

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