News & Events

Graduating Class #384

Class #384 graduated on July 13, 2014!
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Jimmy Darrah Memorial Salmon Derby

July 26, 2014
Westport, Washington, WA

“Hooking Up for Guide Dogs”

SAVE THE DATE
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6th Annual Spirit of the Midwest Ride for Guides

July 26, 2014
Milwaukee, WI

Sixth Annual Spirit of the Midwest Rides for Guides Motorcycle Poker Run

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Midwest Territory is preparing to host our annual benefits for Guide Dogs of America. The Motorcycle Poker Run will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014 with a rain date of August 2, 2014. The Motorcycle Poker Run will be held at District Lodge 10 Machinists Hall, 1650 38th Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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3rd Annual Tennessee Hawgs for Dogs

July 26, 2014
Mursfreesboro, TN

3rd Annual Tennessee Hawgs for Dogs – July 26th, 2014

Sponsored by IAM Local 1501

Bumpus Harley-Davidson of Murfreesboro
2250 NW Broad St, Murfreesboro, TN 37129
- Rain or Shine Poker Run –
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IAMAW Local 1502 Trap Shoot

July 26, 2014
Superior, WI

Join Local 1502 for a fun day of trap shooting, food, beverages and prizes!

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IAM District 8 Charitable Golf Outing

August 1, 2014
Homer Glen, IL

Please join IAMAW District Lodge 8 at their Annual Charity Golf Outing Friday, August 1st, 2014. This event has earned the reputation as the “Best Golf Outing” of the season and an early sell-out is anticipated. We encourage you to make your reservation early! Download the Registration and Sponsorship forms below.

  • 8:00am – Continental Breakfast/Registration & Check-in
  • 9:00am – Shotgun Start
  • 2:30pm – Open Bar/Hors D’oeuvres
  • 4:30pm – Dinner

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13th Annual United Way/GDA Golf Tournament

August 2, 2014
Feeding Hills, MA

Please join the United Way for a fun filled day of golf with lunch, drinks, dinner, raffles and free gifts for all!

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11th Annual Shoes for Puppies (Horseshoe Tournament)

August 2, 2014
Maple Valley, WA

Join District 751-E for a horseshoe tournament and raffles on Saturday, August 2nd, 2014!

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14th Annual Golf Tournament “John Massetti Memorial”

August 4, 2014
St. Paul, MN

Registration begins at 11:00am, Shotgun Start at 12:30pm, Social Hour at 5:00pm, Buffet Dinner/Awards/Raffles at 5:30pm.
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Sepulveda Building Materials 34th Annual Golf Gala

August 8, 2014
Corona, CA

Register today for the Tons of Quality Sepulveda Building Materials 34th Annual Golf Gala on Friday, August 8th! This Hobie Schram Charity Golf Tournament will include raffles, dinner buffet, cart and green fees for only $100 per golfer!

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“All in For Guide Dogs” Hold’em Tournament

August 9, 2014
Tulalip, WA

Join 751 Local C for a Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament on August 9th, 2014! $3,500 Final Table Payout, $100 entry fee. Limited seats available!

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Oklahoma Hawgs for Dogs

August 9, 2014
Enid, OK

Join District Lodge 171 and Local Lodge 898 for a great day of riding, food, and games on Saturday, August 9th, 2014!

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2nd Annual Trap Shoot – District 751 Local 86

August 10, 2014
Greenacres, WA

Join IAM District 751 for the 2nd Annual Trap Shoot at Spokane Gun Club. Must RSVP by July 31, 2014. Sign in/registration begins at 9:00am. $70 per shooter. Registration includes lunch, trophies and door prizes.
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The Michael & Joyce Day Memorial Guide Dogs of America Charity Golf Tournament

August 15, 2014

Save the date! The Michael & Joyce Day Memorial Guide Dogs of America Charity Golf Tournament will be held Friday, August 15, 2014. Formerly known as the DL-190 Guide Dog Golf Tournament, this great event is hosted by District Lodge 190 in Oakland, California.


Dog Days at Pacific Raceways

August 15, 2014
Kent, WA

Join us for a some great days of racing August 15th-17th at Pacific Raceways!

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6th Annual Stansbury Days Car Show

August 16, 2014

The 6th Annual Stansbury Days Car Show in Stansbury Park, Utah benefiting Guide Dogs of America will be held on Saturday, August 16th, 2014. Registration will begin at 8:30 AM. Show starts at 10:00 AM with Awards at 3:00 PM.

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Bill Baker Memorial Steel and Wheel Supershow

August 16, 2014
Everett, WA

Join IAM 751 Local A in Everett, WA for fun, food and music while you browse incredible cars and bikes. The entry fee per vehicle is $20 pre-registration, $25 day of the event. First 50 participants will receive a dash plaque and ditty bag with paid registration.

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4th Annual Ride For Guides – Local 743 and District 26

August 16, 2014
Windsor Locks, CT

Please join Machinist Union Local 743 and District 26 on a great ride for a great cause!
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5th Annual Dawg Ride

August 23, 2014
Folsom, CA

Registration starts at 8:00am. We will depart at 10:00am. The ride will go through the country and head towards the river for food, fun, raffles, and music. Read the rest of this entry »


Jeff Goen Memorial Ride for Guides

August 23, 2014
Marietta, GA

Please join IAM Local 709 for the Jeff Goen Memorial Ride for Guide Dogs on Saturday, August 23, 2014 in Marietta, Georgia! Come enjoy a great day of riding, Poker Run, music, food, raffles, games and door prizes!

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8th Annual Chuck Drake Memorial Guide Dog Dash

August 23, 2014
Portland, OR

Please join us for a great day of riding, music and BBQ!

$25.00 per rider, $10.00 per passenger. Pre-registration is appreciated. Read the rest of this entry »


10th Annual Charles W. Foley Memorial Golf Tournament

August 25, 2014
Northborough, MA

Please join District Lodge 15 and Local Lodge 447 at the Juniper Hill Golf Course in Northborough, MA on Monday August 25, 2013 for the Charles W. Foley Memorial Golf Tournament. Read the rest of this entry »


GDA Closed

September 1, 2014

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Labor Day.


751-F Karting Challenge

September 6, 2014
Kent, WA

Join 751 Local-F for a great day of go-karting on Saturday, September 6th, 2014!

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Sporting Clays Fall Classic

September 6, 2014
Brighton, CO

Join Rocky Mountain Lodge 47 for a great day of shooting, BBQ, and beverages on Saturday, September 6th, 2014!

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26th Annual IAM W24 Golf Tournament

September 8, 2014
Portland, OR

Please join us for a great day of golf for a great cause!

  • Complimentary Bar-b-que
  • Raffle
  • Awards
  • …and More!

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IAM Local 1726 Charity Golf Tournament

September 8, 2014
Melrose, MA

Please join Local 1726 for a great day of golf, food, prizes and raffles!

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3rd Annual Robert Martinez Jr. Golf Tournament

September 8, 2014
Andover, KS

Join District Lodge 70 for a great day of golf, food, and beverages on Monday, September 8th, 2014!

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2nd Annual IAMAW District 75 Hawgs for Dogs Guide Ride

September 20, 2014
Daleville, AL

Registration at 9am, last bike out at 10am. $20 donation per rider, $10 per passenger. Poker Run, 50/50 drawing, horse shoes, cornhole, pancake breakfast from 7am-9am. All proceeds benefit Guide Dogs of America.

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15th Annual Sacramento Classic Auto Show

October 4, 2014
Rancho Cordova, CA

Join us for an amazing showcase of autos, silent auction, raffles, food and prizes on October 4th, 2014 at Hagan Park! Open to all cars and trucks.

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3rd Annual Sporting Clay Shoot

October 18, 2014
Nashville, TN

Join the Tennessee State Council of Machinists for a great day of clay shooting, snacks, beverages, awards, door prizes and a raffle for a Ruger SR9 Centerfire Pistol!

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Graduation!

October 19, 2014
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.

*NOTE*
Due to construction, the parking is very limited and carpooling is encouraged.

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GDA Closed

November 11, 2014

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Veteran’s Day.


3rd Annual Sporting Clay Event

November 20, 2014
Las Vegas, NV

Join IAMAW Local Lodge 845 for a great day of shooting, BBQ, beverages, door prizes and raffles!

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14th Annual Las Vegas Hawgs for Dogs Motorcycle Ride

November 20, 2014
Las Vegas, NV

Join us for a great day of fun including a Poker Run, door prizes and lunch all for a great cause!

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34th Annual Guide Dogs Charity Golf Tournament

November 21, 2014
Henderson, NV

Join us for a great day of golf, breakfast, lunch, gifts, awards and raffles for a great cause!

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34th Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet

November 22, 2014
Las Vegas, NV

You are cordially invited to celebrate Guide Dogs of America’s 66th anniversary and honor the 2014 recipients of The Gift of Sight Award:

Mr. Robert A. Scardelletti – National President, TCU/IAM
Mr. Myron “Mike” Shevell – Chairman, New England Motor Freight
Mr. Russell Gittlen – Area Director, IAMAW DL15/LL447

Guide Dogs of America 34th Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet
November 22nd, 2014
Bally’s Las Vegas Grand Ballroom
Suggested Attire: Ladies – Gown or Cocktail Dress. Gentlemen – Suit and Tie or Tux.
Cocktails: 5:15-6:15 p.m.

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GDA Closed

November 27, 2014

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Thanksgiving Day.


GDA Closed

November 28, 2014

Guide Dogs of America will be closed for Thanksgiving.


Graduation!

December 20, 2014
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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GDA Closed

December 24, 2014

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Christmas Eve.


GDA Closed

December 25, 2014

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Christmas Day.


GDA Closed

December 31, 2014

Guide Dogs of America will be closed New Year’s Eve.


GDA Closed

January 1, 2015

Guide Dogs of America will be closed New Year’s Day.


Graduation!

January 25, 2015
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Graduation!

April 19, 2015
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Graduation!

July 12, 2015
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Graduation!

October 18, 2015
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Graduation!

December 19, 2015
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Graduation!

January 24, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Graduation!

April 24, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Graduation!

July 10, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Graduation!

October 23, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Graduation!

December 17, 2016
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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