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Starkey’s Star Studded Gala Takes Over St. Paul

Hillary Clinton was among the big names in town Sunday night for the annual Starkey Hearing Foundation Awards Gala in St. Paul. She was joined by John Legend, Sammy Hagar, Forest Whittaker and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

07/20/2014

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Twins Blog: Mission Memories

Over four days in late January, the Starkey Hearing Foundation created miracle after miracle, by giving the gift of hearing to hundreds of people, young and old, living in the Dominican Republic. Starkey has been coming to the Dominican for 14 years, mostly in the capital Santo Domingo. The frequent trips are necessary because the humid, salty air affects hearing aids quicker than air in other places around the world.

02/07/2014

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Twins Blog: Molitor’s Mission

When you think of a summer evening at the ballpark, a vibrant scene of sights and sounds will flood your mind. The roar of the crowd, the crack of a bat and the vendors shouting up and down the aisle. It all adds to the experience and magic of the game. However, some athletes experience the game in silence. They cannot hear.

01/30/2014

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Twins Blog: The First Starkey Mission

It’s a hot, sticky day in the Dominican Republic and the clouds are rolling in. Hundreds of people have traveled to Santo Domingo for help because they can’t hear well. A crew of 50 people are here for them.

01/27/2014

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Twins Blog: Paul Molitor, The Dominican Republic & Starkey

It’s finally happening. After weeks and months of planning, the trip I’ve been dreaming about is now just days away. I can almost smell the warm, salty Caribbean air. And I can now share this exciting adventure with all of you.

01/20/2014

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Lives Changed After Hearing ‘Can You Hear That’?

Dozens of lives will have changed by Tuesday tonight after being asked four simple words “can you hear that?” And “hear” is the imperative word. Hearing loss is often untreated because screenings and hearing aids are too expensive or not easily available.

10/29/2013

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Starkey Steps Up To ‘Aid’ Minnesota’s Special Olympians

Smiles mark the faces of 22 of Minnesota’s Special Olympics athletes. They’re not beaming cheek to cheek because of what they’ve done – they’re happy over what they’re about to do, hear more clearly.

09/17/2013

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After Devastating Christmas Fire, Boy Hears Again

A 9-year-old boy lost all his belongings in a house fire on Christmas Eve, but on Wednesday he received a special gift.

12/26/2012

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St. Paul Holds Star-Studded Starkey Foundation Gala

The Twin Cities are getting the Hollywood treatment Saturday night as the red carpet is rolled out for some big-name celebrities. It’s all part of the Starkey Hearing Foundation’s annual awards gala at St. Paul’s RiverCentre. It raises money to help give hearing aids to people in underdeveloped countries.

08/04/2012

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Celebrities Show Support For Starkey Foundation

Top names in music, sports, film and television showed their support for The Starkey Hearing Foundation at its 11th annual “So the World May Hear” gala on Sunday night at the St. Paul RiverCentre.

07/25/2011

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Red Carpet Stars Share Personal Connections To Starkey

There was a taste of Hollywood in the Twin Cities on Sunday night with celebrities walking the red carpet before the Starkey Hearing Foundation’s annual gala.

07/24/2011

2010 Starkey Hearing Foundation Gala

Red carpet interviews from the 2010 [lastfm]Starkey Hearing Foundation Gala[/lastfm]

08/06/2010

So The World May Hear Awards Gala

THE STARS COME OUT July 25th at the St. Paul RiverCentre to support the Starkey Hearing Foundation and the 10th Anniversary So the World May Hear Awards Gala sponsored by Best Buy.

07/01/2010