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Vote for Eliza Peters in the 2015 Focus on People Awards!

Vote Online at now through September 18!

Oticon, Inc. has narrowed this year's finalists down to 9 outstanding people with hearing loss who are helping to change negative stereotypes of what it means to have a hearing loss.

Each is unique, remarkable and inspiring. And we are pleased to announce that Eliza Peters has been chosen as a finalist in the Student category!

While in sixth grade, this determined 14-year-old freshman at Geneva High School teamed up with ESPN's Sarah Spain and the Chicago Hearing Society to develop the Hear The Cheers fund for student athletes who can't afford hearing devices. Since 2013, Eliza has helped to raise nearly $81,000 in donations.

Please help us recognize Eliza as one of the top finalists by casting your vote at



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