Category: Stories to Inspire

Callier Center Mourns Loss of Longtime Supporter Dr. Kenneth Altshuler

Dr. Kenneth Altshuler, who died Jan. 6 at the age of 91, and his wife, Ruth, provided the inspiration and initial gift to start the Callier Care Fund, which is used to assist patients who experience financial barriers to accessing needed speech and hearing services.

A Passing: Dr. Ken Altshuler

It is with great sadness to share that our beloved Dr. Ken Altshuler passed away on January 6 at the age of 91.

Hope Story: Dr. Thomas Campbell

“It’s always been my dream that the Callier Center has enough endowments and gifts to ensure that everyone in need receives care. Someday, I hope that is achieved.”

–– Dr. Thomas F. Campbell

Research Story: Jean Ann Brock

“I like out-of-the-box thinking, and the Social Communication Mentoring Program is just this.”

–– Jean Ann Brock

Training Story: Karen Toliver and Allen Rupert

“I know how impactful it is for people to get help for their education. It makes a difference between being able to follow a path or not. I want to open that path for others.”

–– Karen Toliver

Giving Story: Lacerte Family

“The more you give, the more you get out of it. It’s not an obligation; it’s a gift.”

–– Larry Lacerte