Category: Fundraiser

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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”

And the winner is…. Congratulations to Jane Kaminski from MI! 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 … Read more

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Annual Kourpias K9 Classic

Thanks to all who supported the 3rd annual Kourpias charity ride we raised $106,000! Allowing us to continue our mission of transforming lives through partnerships with service dogs. This 3-day motorcycle fundraiser hosted by the IAMAW Midwest Territory benefits Guide … 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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“Pictures of My Dog” Quilt

Congratulations to the winner of the 2021 “Pictures of My Dog” quilt! This year’s Quilt winner is Irene Williams and service dog “Lennon” from San Diego. This cheerful and detailed quilt, measuring 80” x 106”, was crafted by the Santa … 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

family, service dog, autism

Holidays of Hope 2020 Thank You

Thank you to all of our generous donors for helping us reach our goal and making “Holidays of Hope” a success! “Ever since receiving my first dog from Guide Dogs of America, my life has been filled with things that … Read more