Rochester

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Tour in Rochester

Our First Spotlight Tour.

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Over 250 people showed up and the night was filled with inspiring and educational conversation.

We knew then that something special was happening and that we needed to continue to reach out and talk to more Deaf people around the country.

"BELIEVE IN YOURSELF - Genuine Laughter is Healing" Photo of Chris Soukup and Brandi Rarus
"GRATITUDE to Tiger Media: An Incredible Resource" Photo of Tiger Media Team
Learning is a Lifetime Commitment - You Are the Change
"The Power of Now - Anyone who fights for the future, lives in it today." - Ayn Rand

Change begins with an idea and conversations lead to action. Data is an effective way to measure change.

Rochester’s Result

Before the panel discussion:
Does “Disability” as a word/an identity have value?

48%

No, we need a new word.

26%

Yes.

22%

Yes, for some people but not for me.

4%

This is a new concept for me, I need time to think about it.

Is it good to be deaf?

93%

Yes.

7%

I’m not sure.

.

0%

No.

After the panel discussion:
Does “Disability” as a word/an identity have value?

53%

No, we need a new word.

23%

Yes.

18%

Yes, for some people but not for me.

8%

This is a new concept for me, I need time to think about it.

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