The first day of the trip

The Day in Chicago

By Katherine Colclesser

May 8, 2014 Updated May 9, 2014 at 1:44 PM EST

What a day, Curtis and the crew were asked to leave a bit earlier than expected to stop at Phonak, to pick up 6,000 hearing aids for the mission trip.  Phonak is the world's largest manufacturer of hearing aids.  They are based in Chicago with the parent company in Switzerland.

Ken Stewart with President Jeff Newnham and a member of the Phonak PR agency.

 Nora Stewart with Eric Timm, vice president of sales for Phonak

And the group in front of the Phonak Swiss Cow:

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