Author: Diane Gittlen

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Las Vegas Charity Weekend 2022

For this year’s theme the “Pup Pack is Back!” Mark your calendars for the 41st Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet, Nov. 17-19, 2022, to be held at Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino. Visit old Las Vegas to relive the … Read more

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The “Whatever Event” and Open House Return!

Embrace Your Inner Whatever May 1st – 13th & then join us at Open House on May 14th! Starting May 1st and concluding the 13th, this virtual fundraiser allows you to participate by doing “Whatever” activity you want as long as … Read more

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2022 Quilt “Doggie Divas”

Take a chance on this beautiful new quilt made by the Quilt Squad! A friendship group comprised of members from the Orange County Quilters Guild. $2 per ticket (or $10 for 6 tickets)  If you would like to purchase raffle … Read more

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Annual Kourpias K9 Classic

Motorcycle Charity Ride Hosted by IAM Midwest Territory: Deadwood, South Dakota Join us on a fun-filled motorcycle ride! This 3-day motorcycle fundraiser hosted by the IAMAW Midwest Territory benefits Guide Dogs of America, whose mission is to transform lives through … Read more

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Super Puppy Bowl 2022

THANKS TO ALL WHO SUPPORTED SUPER PUPPIES DURING SUPERBOWL LVI!! Super Puppy Bowl Winners 1st Quarter: Commemorative Brick – $150 Value Sheet Sheet 1: Eric Muller   Sheet 2: Jude Litzenberger 2nd Quarter: Newborn Puppy Sponsorship – $1,000 Value Sheet 1: Ryan … Read more

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Holidays of Hope 2021

Donate during our “Holidays of Hope” Fundraiser this year and give the gift of love, confidence and hope. Countless individuals count on us for a life-changing service dog. We are their hope. The more we continue to grow this organization, … Read more

2 people, guide dogs

They Came, They Saw, They Whatevered!

We are thrilled to share with you that together we raised $30,000 during the second annual Walk, Run, Ride…Whatever! Peer-to-peer fundraising events such as this bring me so much joy because they showcase the power our community has when we … Read more

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Las Vegas Charity Weekend 2021 Big Success!

Thank you to all who helped make Vegas 2021 a huge success! For the first time in two years, we held our in-person Las Vegas charity weekend in mid-November, raising funds to help people with blindness, visual impairment, veterans with … Read more

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2nd Annual Kourpias K-9 Classic

Join us on a fun-filled motorcycle ride! June 5 – 10, 2021 Hosted by the IAMAW Southern Territory This ride starts in Marietta, Georgia. Rides will travel through Tennessee, Mississippi, Arkansas, and Texas.  A total of 1,157 miles. We’re excited … Read more