Since The Hearing & Speech Center (HSC) is a private nonprofit organization, we rely on the generous financial support of donors who support us in a variety of ways, to provide our high quality programs. HSC is grateful to all our friends who donate to continue the mission for a “sound beginning.” Support from foundations, corporations and individuals help us achieve our goals, and enables us to make a lasting community impact.

You can make a donation via credit card below or send a check to:

The Hearing & Speech Center

350 Henry Clay Blvd.

Lexington, KY 40502

More Ways to Support

Fundraising Events

Join us for one of our following annual fundraising events:

Frankel Night March 8, 2024

2023 Frankel Night: Cocktails and Casino Event

Click HERE for Tops in Lexington Photos

2023 Frankel Hall of Fame Induction

Julie Beth Hayden Foundation

Bet on Sound Beginnings

Advocacy Day at the Capitol 2023

Birdies for Sound Beginnings Golf Scramble

Volunteer Opportunities

Whether you are looking to gain experience or share in the passion and joy of HSC, we welcome all inquiries to volunteer with us. Please contact us at 859-268-4545 to learn what you can do to help HSC today!

Locker Sponsorships

HSC has a unique giving opportunity; family members and friends choose to honor their children or teachers/therapists with a gift to HSC. Gifts of $250 or greater can be recognized by a plaque on a locker in the Early Learning Center. These gifts enable the dedicated staff and volunteers to continue providing quality care to all we serve.

Gifts in Kind

The Hearing & Speech Center has many needs. Classroom and office supplies, toys, furniture, artwork, handyman supplies, professional services, etc. are needed from time to time.

Kroger Community Rewards

HSC is a proud participant in Kroger Community Rewards. Kroger Community Rewards® makes fund-raising easy. All you have to do is sign up online, choose HSC as your organization, shop at Kroger and swipe your Plus Card!

What if The Hearing & Speech Center earned a penny every time you searched the Internet? is a Yahoo-powered search engine that donates half its advertising revenue, about a penny per search, to the charities its users designate. Use it just as you would any search engine. Go to to get started and set it as your homepage!

Sound Beginning Garden

The Hearing & Speech Center SOUND BEGINNING GARDEN supports the HSC mission while honoring graduates, families, clients, friends, donors and neighbors.

The Sound Beginning Garden supports children, families and adults from all over Kentucky with a foundation for a sound beginning, too. Click here to learn more, and click here to reserve your legacy!

Please indicate your funding option on the form: Choose “Sound Beginning Garden”, in comments section, indicate brick, paver, tree or bench inscription information.

Questions or Additional Information, contact:  Sharon Michael, or (859) 268-4545