Graduate Tales

Graduate Tales

Graduating Class #384

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Class #384 graduated on July 13, 2014!

Graduating Class #383

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Class #383 graduated on April 13, 2014!

Graduating Class #382

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Class #382 graduated on January 26, 2014!

Graduating Class #381

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Class #381 graduated on December 21, 2013!

Graduating Class #380

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Graduates share first walk with their guide dogs!

Graduating Class #379

Friday, July 19th, 2013

Class 379 graduated on July 7, 2013. Read graduates’ reflections on training with their new guide dog!

GDA Graduates Become Students Again With Their Guides

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Meet three of our graduates who have pursued their college degrees and join us in congratulating each of them on their significant accomplishments.

Graduating Class #378

Monday, June 17th, 2013

See graduates’ portraits with their guide dogs and read an update from a graduate!

Graduating Class #377

Friday, February 1st, 2013

We are proud to introduce Class 377, which graduated on January 27, 2013.

Bobbi Bubier & Honora

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

Bobbi Bubier has never let her visual impairment keep her from doing whatever she puts her mind to.

At 19 years old, Bubier’s retinas bilaterally detached. Multiple surgeries on both eyes helped, but she was left without peripheral vision. At 28, a concussion suffered during a fall took her remaining vision. It was 1972 and this single mother of two children, ages 5 and 6, was determined that her kids not look at her handicap, but rather her ability. She knew it was “mission accomplished” when her now-grown son said to her, “Growing up we knew you were blind, but we never really looked at it that way. We never realized you were that blind.”

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