Thank You To Our Funders


HTWL to R: Terri Patterson, Jacqueline Oduor from Kenya, Janet DesGeorges, and Molly Martzke. Jackie attended the H&V Leadership conference with help from the
Hear the World Foundation.

Thank you to all of our generous funders. Your wonderful vote of confidence in our work and for your ongoing support has allowed us take one step closer towards our vision of ensuring a world where children who are deaf and hard of hearing have every opportunity to achieve their full potential.

Our Current Grantors

Organizations that have given Hands & Voices Grants, awarded funds, or sponsored campaigns.

The Colorado Hearing Foundation

Gallaudet University – RERC Project

Genetic Alliance – Baby’s First Test

Hear The World Foundation

National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management

“Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.” 
― Ralph Waldo Emerson

National Student Speech Language Hearing Association (NSSLHA) “NSSLHA Loves” Campaign

Oberkotter Foundation

U.S-Russia Peer-to-Peer Dialogue Program

University of Colorado Boulder – NECAP and RERC Grants


2015 Leadership Conference Sponsors




KelllySloaneSloan and her mom Kelly, GA H&V

Our Sponsors

Organizations that have sponsored Hands & Voices programs or events

Advanced Bionics


Centers for Disease Control

Marion Downs Center

National Technical Institute for the Deaf



Individuals like you

“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” 
― Maya Angelou

We thank the individual donors who every day, from every place, contributes to our mission and vision.  We would not be here if it wasn’t for your generosity.