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A Convention Experience Shared by Our 2019 Scholarship Recipient

Gerid Adams, the current President of the Greater Grand Rapids HLAA Chapter, was the recipient of the 2019 HLAA-MI Scholarship to the HLAA National Convention.  Gerid shares his impressions of his first convention experience. The HLAA 2019 convention consisted of 10 workshop sessions; each session had a choice between 5 tracks. The tracks were Advocacy, […]

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2019 HLAA Convention Fun!

The 2019 HLAA National Convention was held on June 20-23 in Rochester, New York.  HLAA-MI folks who attended the 2019 convention represented the following chapters:  Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Royal Oak and Western Wayne County.  See below for a few pictures from the fun convention photo booth! The Greater Grand Rapids chapter (formerly known as the […]

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Walk4Hearing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 18, 2019 CONTACT: Ronnie Adler National Walk4Hearing Manager radler@hearingloss.org Springtime? Michigan Walk4Hearing Time! BETHESDA, Md. – The Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) invites you to join us for the annual Michigan Walk4Hearing, now celebrating its thirteenth year. Take a walk with us and meet our passionate regulars, enthusiastic newcomers, loyal […]

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Board Elections – April 2019

The Hearing Loss Association of America, Michigan State Association is pleased to announce the election of Christopher Dorais to our board of trustees. He will be serving a three-year term. Responsibilities include becoming familiar with hearing loss issues on our agenda, attending board meetings (3 times a year), and actively participating on the newly formed […]

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Jeffrey Astrein Appointed Chair of HLAA-MI Advocacy Committee

Jeffrey Astrein Appointed Chair of HLAA-MI Advocacy Committee Jeffrey Astrein has been appointed to chair the HLAA-MI Advocacy Committee. He replaces Ann Liming who has chosen to step away in order to spend time pursuing other interests.  Jeffrey joined the HLAA-MI Board of Trustees in 2018.  He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdisciplinary […]

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