MySweet2018 Goals: Beth Thoele

My Goal from Callier Cares Luncheon Chairman Beth Thoele, “My goal for 2018 is to raise the most money possible for the Callier Center for Communication Disorders at the University of Texas at Dallas.  Callier provides care for children and adults who would otherwise be unable to afford treatment to overcome communication disorders. It is particularly moving for me, … [Read more...]

Callier Care Chair Beth Thoele Has Perfect Timing To Reach Out For Luncheon Underwriters

That red-haired Beth Thoele’s timing is downright amazing. Chairing the annual Callier Cares luncheon on Tuesday, April 17, at the Dallas Country Club, she needed to figure out the perfect time to send out underwriter letters. Before New Year’s and the letter would have been part of the flood of holiday greeting cards. If she sent it out in February, then it might be mistaken … [Read more...]

MySweetWishList: Callier Center For Communication Disorders

According to Callier Center for Communication Disorders Executive Director Dr. Tom Campbell, “You probably know the song, ‘All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth.’ Please bear with me for a refresher of the chorus: ‘All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth ‘My two front teeth ‘See my two front teeth ‘Gee, if I could only have my two front teeth ‘Then I … [Read more...]

The Sounds Of Campers’ Laughter And Cheers Filled Callier Center’s Cochlear Implant Summer Listening Camp In July

Imagine a vacuum of sound. At first blush, it may not seem like a big deal. For oldsters, it may mean say, “What did you say?” to a spouse on a regular basis. But real true loss of hearing means that the other senses like sight, touch and taste are ramped up to sensory overload to compensate. Someone appears without warning. A slight pat on the shoulder is a shock. That’s … [Read more...]

MySweetCharity Photo Gallery Alert: Callier Center’s Cochlear Implant Summer Listening Camp

While Camp Longhorn and Camp Mystique were underway in other parts of Texas, Callier Center’s Cochlear Implant Summer Listening Camp was taking place from Monday, July 24, to Friday, July 28, at Cross Creek Ranch in Parker County. It was pretty much like other summer camps with outdoor activities, lots of laughter, a couple of scrapes, crafts and palling around. But this one … [Read more...]