Starkey Hearing Foundation delivered the gift of hearing to 134 San Francisco-area children and adults, ages four to 84, at the ninth annual Super Bowl Hearing Mission last weekend.

50 Cent attends to patient Isabella at the Starkey Hearing Foundation hearing mission during Super Bowl weekend 2016
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Starkey Hearing Foundation’s team of audiologists provided recipients with complimentary, customized, state-of-the-art, digital hearing devices. Celebrities and athletes were on site to meet and bring cheer to patients.

50 Cent and Super Bowl 50 U.S. National Anthem performer Marlee Matlin
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Among the stars who took part were:

  • Entrepreneur and rapper 50 Cent;
    • Actress, singer and songwriter Jordin Sparks;
    • Academy Award winning actress Marlee Matlin (performed national anthem in American Sign Language with Lady Gaga at Super Bowl 50)
    • Carolina Panthers wide receiver Ted Ginn Jr.;
    • Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson;
    • Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald;
    • 49ers running back Carlos Hyde;
    • 49ers safety Eric Reid;
    • Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Ronnie Lott;
    • Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Carlos Dunlap;
    • New York Jets tight end Zach Sudfeld;
    • Arizona Diamondbacks Ryan Burr;
    • Washington Redskins running back Pierre Thomas;
    • Former NFL players Jack Brewer, Tommie Harris, Will Witherspoon, and Santonio Holmes.
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