Donations Needed For GDA’s Online Silent Auction

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Guide Dogs of America’s annual Online Silent Auction is set for June 5-15! Since 1948, GDA has been providing specially trained guide dogs to blind men and women free of charge. Fundraisers such as our Online Silent Auction are essential to help continue our mission.

25th Annual Hawgs for Dogs Ride

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

All motorcycles welcome Saturday and Sunday, July 12 and 13th, 2014. Leaving Saturday from Twin Cities Harley Davidson in Blaine, Minnesota, arriving at Hotel Marshfield in Marshfield Wisconsin, and returning on Sunday July 13th.

4th Annual Philip G. Williams Memorial Golf Tournament

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

IAMAW Local lodge 2003 invites you to the Dothan National Golf Club and Hotel in Dothan, AL on March 29th, 2014 for the 4th Annual Philip G. Williams Memorial Golf Tournament. Registration is $50 per golfer and begins at 10:30am. Tee Off time is 12:30pm. Meal provided. Door Prizes.

Ride for Guides

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Registration is now open for GDA’s 11th Annual Ride for Guides on Sunday, May 18.

Join us for everyone’s favorite ride of the year! Registration is from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m., and each registered person will receive a pin, lunch, a poker sheet, and a fun-filled day.

Wine, Scotch, and Cigars Event

Friday, December 20th, 2013

Guide Dogs of America cordially invites you to a night of Wine, Scotch, and Cigars on our campus.

Quilt Raffle Winner Announced!

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Lee & Kellie Dreyfuss of La Canada are the winners of Guide Dogs of America’s 2013 quilt raffle. (more…)

Please Give To GDA’s Holiday Fund-A-Need

Monday, December 9th, 2013

Guide Dogs of America’s Puppy, Nursery, Veterinary, Kennel, and Student Services Departments all have Wish Lists of items that they need! This holiday season, instead of struggling to decide what to buy for someone you love, how about making an online contribution to GDA in their honor? Not only will you be helping the school by your generous donation, but you will bring your loved ones into a world you care deeply about. (more…)

United Miles Giveaway Benefits GDA!

Monday, December 9th, 2013

Thanks to our supporters’ daily votes GDA placed fourth in United’s MileagePlus 10 Million Charity Miles Giveaway and is set to receive 249,179 miles!

The Oprah Mag Says GDA Is “Right On The Money”

Monday, December 9th, 2013

As featured in the O, The Oprah Magazine article, “Right On The Money,” $25 puppy kit donations to GDA are a great way to “spread the wealth”!

Enter GDA’s 2014 Holiday Card Contest!

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Calling all holiday-themed photos of Guide Dogs of America dogs! Submit your photo by February 28 to our fourth annual Holiday Card Contest. One photo will appear on the cover our 2014 Holiday Cards.

Submission Guidelines:
• All photos MUST BE TAKEN IN HIGH RESOLUTION (300+ dpi) and submitted via EMAIL as an attachment by February 28, 2014 to
• Winner will be notified on June 15, 2014 and will be posted on our website
• Please make sure that the email includes your full name, address, and phone number
• All photo entries become the property of GDA
• Credit for the winning photo will be given

GDA’s 2013 Holiday Cards
GDA would like to thank GDA volunteer puppy raiser Lynne Pennala for submitting her photo of GDA puppy-in-training Bentley. This was our 3rd Annual Holiday Card Contest and it was not an easy choice as we had many lovely submissions this year. Congratulations, Lynne!

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