• Donor Spotlight: Two Very Special Ladies and a Very Special Gift

    5 monthes ago - By Guide Dogs of America

    A daughter wanted to fulfill her mother's wishes, and Guide Dogs of America was honored to be the recipient of a gift of more than $1 million. The daughter made the gift anonymously in loving memory of her mother.
    Both mother and daughter have been long-standing contributors to GDA and have generously supported several programs and fundraising projects over the years. Their donations include sponsoring puppies-in-training; purchasing donor bricks that contributed to improvements around the GDA campus; sponsoring kennel and building enhancements; funding facility upgrades to the Puppy...
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  • Guide Dogs of America Grads Are On The Go

    Guide Dogs of America Grads Are On The Go

    5 monthes ago - By Guide Dogs of America

    When students arrive at GDA, it is with the goal of achieving greater independence, mobility and freedom. Having the assistance and companionship of a guide dog certainly makes the day-to-day and routine activities easier. But for guide dog teams, exploring beyond their typical routes or boundaries that they've established for themselves can be an adventure and give the guide dog user a greater sense of wanting to explore further. Sometimes it's a neighboring city or state; or it might be a destination across the country or on an ocean cruise with multiple ports of call; or the call of the...
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