Register Your Fundraising Event

How To Start A Fundraiser

Guide Dogs of America relies on people just like you to start fundraisers for us! All across the United States there are over 100 events a year that benefit Guide Dogs of America. If you have questions about starting a fundraiser, contact our Event Coordinator, Yvette Sheehan at

In the meantime here are some fundraising tips to help you make your decision.

Let’s Get You Started!

Guide Dogs of America knows your time is a valuable resource and you have a busy life, a job, and family. Now you have decided to hold a fundraiser and might be wondering what is involved. 

Let us provide you the tools to get you started and help elevate your event.  We can assist in setting financial goals, tell our story and help you share it with the world. With the assistance of our Events Coordinator and marketing team, you will build a stronger understanding of Guide Dogs of America, the history and the recent changes, and will confidently communicate it to others.

Our team offers many resources for your use. 

  • Sample Flyer
  • Current Logos
  • Dog Photos
  • Fact Sheet
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Tips for Fundraising
  • Service Dog Etiquette
  • Non-profit Verification
  • Style and Writing Guidelines
  • Brochures
  • Logos

Lastly, we will list your event on the Guide Dogs of America Website, help promote your event to other groups, coordinate with a client to attend your event, offer giveaway items and work on special requests with advance notice.

We appreciate all your hard work and we want to make your event amazing.

Please register your event or contact us at 818-833-6429.