Sertoma's mission is to improve the quality of life today for those at risk or impacted by hearing loss through education and support. Sertoma's vision is to create communities of change under common leadership and with a common voice that will serve the many in need... For those who cannot hear, there is Sertoma. Our mission and our passion is to improve the quality of life for those at risk or impacted by hearing loss through education and support. Local clubs can also choose to support other community needs in their vicinity.
The Sertoma Club of Springfield offers scholarships to area students who plan careers in hearing disorders. Two scholarships, one at each degree level, will be awarded to students in the following programs: undergraduate juniors or seniors majoring in deaf education, speech-hearing or audiology; or Master's-level students majoring in speech-hearing science & disorders, or a Doctorate in audiology. The scholarships are limited to students with a permanent address in eligible Illinois counties.