GO BANANAS with the Campaign for Better Hearing!

Why Go Bananas? Because potassium is crucial to your inner ear1


Plus... they're cool. So, let's Go Bananas!

Bananas are rich in many nutrients that help our hearing wellness, including potassium and zinc. Our friends from the Campaign for Better Hearing in Australia explain why bananas help your hearing. In the US, our outreach campaign, Go Bananas, blends the fun with the informative.

Celebrating hearing wellness in the community

Throughout 2019 our participating practices will be spreading information on hearing health. Find us nationwide at:

  • Community fairs
  • Wellness programs
  • Healthcare events

Upcoming Campaign for Better Hearing Events: Let's Go Bananas Across the U.S.A.

Aug
21
Wed
Senior Lifestyle, Health & Wellness Expo @ Springfield Family YMCA
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Springfield’s Biggest and BEST Senior Lifestyle, Health & Wellness Expo! Come to this FREE event on August 21, 2019, at the Springfield Family YMCA. This event is SPONSORED by the Springfield YMCA!!!!

Aug
30
Fri
Shawano County Fair @ Shawano County Fairgrounds
Aug 30 all-day

Shawano County Fair is a 6 day event being held from 28th August to the 2nd September 2019 at the Shawano County Fairgrounds in Shawano County, United States Of America. This event showcases products like cosmic bingo, cotton candy 5k run, fireworks, free music, great food, exciting carnival rides, over 10,000 exhibits etc.

Senior Celebration Day – Milwaukee Zoo @ Milwaukee Zoo
Aug 30 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Milwaukee County Zoo invites all seniors age 55+ to experience the wonders of the Zoo at their annual Senior Celebration. Reminisce and create new memories while engaging in fun-filled activities for ageless adults. Enjoy entertainment, health and wellness vendors, BINGO, and more. Support our YMCA Line Dancers while they perform in the Flamingo Gazebo at 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM.

Ages 55 & up: $25 per person. Your ticket provides you with zoo admission, plus lunch and a YMCA t-shirt. Regular parking and concession fees apply. Register at the Business Desk by Friday, August 16.

Sep
7
Sat
Valparaiso Popcorn Fest 2019 @ Central Park Plaza
Sep 7 @ 7:00 am – 6:30 pm

Stop by our booth and meet the team from HearingLife to learn about hearing wellness.
This long-standing community tradition will return in 2019 for its 41st year! The Valparaiso Popcorn Festival continues to offer family-fun activities for all ages. Over 250 arts & crafts booths, 35 food booths, kids’ games, five-mile Popcorn Panic, two live music stages and the nation’s first Popcorn Parade are only the beginning of the excitement of this incredible festival.

Sep
21
Sat
2019 Walk to End Alzheimer’s @ Wichita State University
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am

Registration is at 9 a.m. The ceremony is at 10:30 a.m.; the “Walk” to immediately follow.

Sep
22
Sun
NYC Walk4Hearing @ Riverside Park
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am

New York (Manhattan), NY

The Campaign for Better Hearing is proud a 2019 Walk for Hearing Silver Sponsor. This partnership with Hearing Loss Association of America is an important part of our mission to educate on the importance of hearing health and to encourage everyone to test their ears at 50 years.

The Campaign sponsorship includes participation in walks nationwide throughout 2019. We welcome you to walk with us to support hearing wellness.
For more information, click the link above.

Download the NYC Walk4Hearing here.

Sep
28
Sat
Silver Linings Senior Healthy Living Expo @ Manchester Community College
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Silver Linings: Senior Healthy Living Expo provides a face-to-face forum for the public to hear directly from innovators, experts, advocates and care providers.

This free expo will include valuable information, demonstrations from vendors, door prizes and giveaways throughout the day. Panel presentations and focused discussions on a wide range of topics are planned. Attendees don’t need to register, just stop by!

Oct
3
Thu
Waupun Senior Expo @ Central Wisconsin Christian School
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The Waupun Senior Expo is offering something for both young and old. This event will provide goods and services for the aging population and those who know and care for them. The purpose of the senior expo is to provide information racecourse for those ages 55 and over including the professionals and caregivers.

Oct
5
Sat
Health and Fitness Expo @ Expo Idaho
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Free Admission. Free Parking.

The Idaho Fitness Festival 2019 – Presenting the perfect fusion of health, wellness, fitness and fun!

IDAHO HEALTH & FITNESS FAIR @ Expo Idaho
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Boise, ID

Many people have questions about their health and all they want are clear and simple answers. Where do they turn for answers? The annual Idaho Health and Fitness Fair.

Meet the team from HearingLife and learn how you can focus on your hearing health and wellness.

Attending an event? Don't forget to take pictures and post them to your favorite social media:

Remember–hashtags make it easy to #gobananas

We encourage you to use the following:

  • #GoBananas
  • #TestYourEarsAt60Years
  • #CampaignForBetterHearingUS
  • #HearingCareIsHealthcare
  • #CFBH

Want your event to Go Bananas?

Invite the Campaign for Better Hearing to have a booth at your next event.

If you would like the Campaign for Better Hearing to host a table or speak on hearing healthcare, please contact events@campaignforbetterhearing.us.

Our participating practices across the country are happy to host an informative table that encourages the public to focus on their hearing health. For logistical reasons, we prioritize events in communities where they have a presence.