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K,” “L,” “M,” and “P” Litters Go Home

Friday, December 9th, 2016

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “K,” “L,” “M,” and “P” litters.
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Winner of 2016 Harley Davidson

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

We have a winner!

Congratulations to Monyea White of Antioch, California. Mr. White is a member of the Transportation Communications Union/International Association of Machinists. He purchased his winning raffle ticket at the 2016 IAM Grand Lodge Convention.
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Save the Date! Give to GDA on #GivingTuesday

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Black Friday. Cyber Monday. On November 29, try #GivingTuesday on for size!
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GDA Dedicates New Visitor Center

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Guide Dogs of America’s Macki and Phil Singer Visitor and Education Center will allow our school to enhance our visitors’ experience by being able to further educate and give a more in-depth look into our mission: to provide professionally trained guide dogs, and instruction in their use, free of charge to blind men and women across the U.S. and Canada.
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Graduating Class #395

Thursday, October 27th, 2016


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GDA Volunteers Pick Up “F” and “G” Litters!

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “F” and “G” litters.
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GDA 2016 Holiday Photo Card Contest Winner!

Monday, October 10th, 2016

We’re happy to reveal the winning photo featured on Guide Dogs of America’s 6th Annual Holiday Card. This photo of GDA puppy-in-training Linus was taken by his GDA volunteer puppy raiser Cindy Valancius. It was a “ruff” decision, as we received so many great photos to choose from. Thank you to all of you who sent in submissions.
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In the News: GDA at 2016 IAM Grand Lodge Convention

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Guide Dogs of America President Dale E. Hartford was interviewed by CBS Chicago during the 2016 IAM Grand Lodge Convention held September 4-9 by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers.
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Donor Spotlight – Blair Brignall

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

A Trip to GDA Took This Partner in Trust on a Trip Down Memory Lane

The retirement community where Ms. Blair Brignall is a resident was offering a trip to Guide Dogs of America to visit the school and learn about the program and, of course, see the dogs.
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GDA Volunteers Pick Up “D,” “E,” “H,” “I,” and “J” Litters!

Monday, September 19th, 2016

Guide Dogs of America’s volunteer puppy raiser families foster our puppies from the age of 8 weeks until the dogs enter formal guide dog training at around 18 months of age. Volunteer puppy raisers recently picked up GDA’s “D, “E,” “H,” “I,” and “J” litters.
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