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GDA | TLC Partners Newsletter Available Online!

Catch up on all the happenings at GDA | TLC this past summer! Check out the new store items! Read the latest issue here » If you would like to subscribe to our electronic newsletter and receive notification of our … Read more

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What You Should Know About White Cane Safety Day

People who are blind or visually impaired use a white cane to scan their surroundings for obstacles or orientation marks, like curbs, steps, and uneven surfaces. It is also helpful for onlookers in identifying the user as blind or visually … Read more

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We’re Celebrating World Autism Month!

World Autism Month is celebrated every April, beginning with World Autism Awareness Day on April 2. Our goal is to help create a world where all people with autism can reach their full potential. Here are a few facts that … Read more

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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”

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 for 6 tickets)  If you would like to purchase raffle … 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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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

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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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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