Transcript for Giving the Gift of Hearing
This is world news beyond the headlines from Siem Reap Cambodia on what you're seeing behind me air people who are mostly deaf receiving. Three no strings attached hearing aids and in many cases. Hearing for the very first time. Can tell you after watching hundreds of people come through here over the last 24 hours it is a powerful often very emotional experience. The operation is thanks to an incredibly generous couple from Minnesota bill antennae Austin and their star key hearing aid foundation they travel the globe. Visiting villages ten months out of the year providing hearing -- no strings attached -- -- -- to people who otherwise would have no chance. Many of them thought to be completely death only in need of a hearing -- They changed their lives they're also given a -- supplies of batteries and instructions on how to keep the hearing aids functioning. Last year alone they fitted more than a 150000. People with brief hearing -- this year they are on track to beat that. For Yahoo! News and ABC news I'm Neil Karlinsky.
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