HEAR WI celebrates 90 years with upcoming gala

Posted at 10:36 AM, May 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-14 11:36:46-04

MILWAUKEE -- HEAR Wisconsin celebrates 90 years with upcoming gala Thursday, May 19 at Discovery World. 

According to the organization, about 500,000 people are living with some form of hearing loss in Wisconsin.

Kristin Johnson joined us live on Daybreak Saturday, to share how her life was changed by the organization from when she was a child in the 1970's. Today, she is an advocate for the organization.

Executive Director, Richard Phalen shared how the organization is celebrating its 90th year with an upcoming gala. It's happening Thursday, May 19 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Discovery World. To learn more click here.