Category: Fundraiser

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PAWSitivity 2021 Photo Calendar Contest

Thank you to all who participated in Guide Dogs of America – Tender Loving Canines 2021 PAWSitivity Photo Calendar Contest!  We have high hopes for 2021, and we’re excited to kick off the new year with the most PAWSitive calendar … Read more

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They Came, They Saw, They… Whatever’d

Many thanks to all who participated in our first virtual fundraiser, “The Walk, Run, Ride…Whatever!” We are thrilled to share with you that we raised over $54,000.  All across the country, we saw people embrace their inner “Whatever!” and dedicate … Read more

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Walk, Run, Ride, Whatever!

THIS EVENT IS CLOSED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION! From July 31st to August 2nd, challenge yourself and others to get outside with friends and family for an hour dedicated to Guide Dogs of America. We wanted to do a … Read more

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Thank you for your support!

When we reached out at the beginning of last month, we were launching our spring fund-a-need campaign in response to COVID-19. At that time, I stressed the importance of guide/service dogs during a pandemic, and asked for your support. I … Read more

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Double Your Gift. Double Your Impact!

Every dollar will go TWICE as far. No, you’re not seeing double. This week our spring fund a need received a match sponsor for every dollar raised, up to $6500!  Our program has held steadfast to its commitment of transforming … Read more

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Spring Fund A Need

Throughout this crisis, our guide and service dogs have been our clients’ best friends. The mobility, independence, and companionship that our dogs provide are more important now than ever. I can’t imagine going through this without my guide dog Captain … Read more

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There Are People Counting On Us

Dear Friends of Guide Dogs of America, I wish you and your loved ones good health. I am tremendously proud of our community for coming together and ensuring our mission moves forward. There are countless veterans, people who are blind, … Read more

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Ride For Guides and Open House 2020 Postponed

Given the uncertainty and unpredictability of the current COVID-19 situation, we have made the difficult decision to postpone our annual Ride For Guides scheduled for May 17th and our Open House scheduled for June 13th. Since these two events are … Read more

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Dinner in the Dark 2020

Thank you to everyone for your continued kindness and support. Dinner in the Dark 2020 was a huge success! We look forward to seeing you at our next event.