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Media Coverage

CultureMap, January 20, 2017, "The Center for Hearing and Speech presents 2017 Sound & Soul Gala"

Daily Mail, September 14, 2016, “14-year-old girl breaks down in tears as she hears her mother's voice clearly for the first time in years following a cochlear implant” 

CBS News, September 14, 2016, “Hearing-impaired teen in tears after hearing mom’s voice clearly for first time”

Inside Edition, September 15, 2016, “Teen Breaks Down as She Hears Mother's Voice for the First Time”


Houstonia Magazine, October 13, 2015, “Kickoff Party for the Sound and Soul Gala”

Houston Chronicle, June 17, 2015, "Hearing-Impaired Students Worked Hard to Graduate"

ABC-13, June 17, 2015, "Hearing Impaired Kindergarteners Graduate To Mainstream Schools"

Culture Map, April 9, 2015 "Love gala pulls in $680,000 for a cause that's been helping kids for almost 70 years"

Houston Chronicle, November 23, 2014, "Chalk street fest raises money for Houston children with hearing loss"


Press Releases/Media Alerts

Press Release June 2017: 70 Years of Impacting Lives Celebrated as 14 Hearing-Impaired Students Graduate from The Center for Hearing and Speech

Press Release April 2017: 70 Years of Helping Kids Hear Celebrated at Center for Hearing and Speech Sound & Soul Gala

Press Release January 2017: Center For Hearing and Speech Commemorates 70th Anniversary at Annual Sound & Soul Gala

Press Release June 2016: IKEA and Local Artist Support 11 Hearing-Impaired Graduates from The Center for Hearing and Speech

Press Release June 2015: "Help Texas Hear" Campaign Launches; Tells Texas That Hearing Aids Are Not "Cosmetic"

Press Release February 2015: New Audiology Services Reach Beaumont, Texas

Press Release November 2014: Houston Via Colori Raises More Than $360,000 For The Center for Hearing and Speech

Media Alert November 2014: 2014 Houston_Via_Colori_Media_Advisory

Press Release November 2014: 2014 Houston Via Colori General Press Release

Media Alert March 2014: CHS Partners with Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital to Provide Breakthrough Sedated ABR  Hearing Testing for Deaf Children

Media Alert February 2014: CHS Annual Gala



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