Jul 15, 2013

Giving Back

William F. Austin founded the Starkey Hearing Foundation in 1984 with the premise: “Alone we can’t do much, but together we can change the world.” Although hearing loss affects 63 million children worldwide, many do not have access to hearing devices. Starkey Hearing Foundation fits and gives more than 100,000 hearing aids annually, and as a member of President Clinton's Global Initiative, it has pledged to fit one million hearing aids this decade. Here’s how one advisor encourages philanthropic efforts of his clients by being a philanthropist himself. Read More: How One Advisor Helps Clients Give Back