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Rosie O'Donnell and Autism Service Dog, Kuma

Onward with Rosie O’Donnell: Autism Service Dogs

Guide Dogs of America | Tender Loving Canine’s Autism service dog graduate, Rosie O’Donnell, shares her experience with the nonprofit and what autism service dogs can do, not only for the child with autism but for the entire family. Learning … Read more

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Super Puppy Bowl 2024

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Super-Puppy Bowl! Because of you, we raised over $13,000! The winners are: 1st Quarter: Commemorative Brick – $150 Value Sheet 1: Chris Babcock Sheet 2: N/A 2nd Quarter: Newborn Puppy Sponsorship – … Read more

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Olive’s Journey: A Symphony of Hope in Autism Parenthood

Greetings, When my son, Jaxx was born, I didn’t know much about parenting let alone raising a child with Autism. Initially, what seemed like normal baby behavior turned out to be stemming—repetitive movements or sounds. I didn’t realize at the time, … Read more

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A Perfect Match: Eugene & Opal

Volunteers at Guide Dogs of America | Tender Loving Canines (GDA|TLC) have a tremendous impact on people’s lives. From retirees to long-time supporters – even our very own graduates – our volunteers come from all walks of life! Meet Eugene … Read more

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Support students by donating your Southwest Points

Every year, Southwest Airlines partners with Guide Dogs of America | Tender Loving Canines to support our students. Our highly skilled canines become trusted companions that increase people’s confidence, mobility, and independence. Our students travel from across the country to … Read more

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Support Veterans and their service dogs. Sign the Petition!

A petition has been started on Change.org that aims to provide veterans and their service dogs with support when applying for the Service Dog Veterinary Health Insurance Benefit (VHIB) within the Veterans Administration (VA) Offices.  Sign the petition to urge the VA to establish … Read more

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Holidays of Hope 2023

Change the Future. Provide Hope. Every dollar you contribute is a step towards giving someone else the gift of freedom and independence that can spark the same life changing hope that Opal brought to Eugene.

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Illumination Mixer

Saturday, September 16, 2023 Join us here at the GDA | TLC campus for cocktails and appetizers while meeting, connecting, and engaging with people from diverse backgrounds.