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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

Motorcycle Charity Ride Hosted by IAM Midwest Territory: Deadwood, South Dakota Join us on a fun-filled motorcycle ride! This 3-day motorcycle fundraiser hosted by the IAMAW Midwest Territory benefits Guide Dogs of America, whose mission is to transform lives through … 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

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Building For the Future

The comfort, safety and health of our dogs is our top priority.  This year, we are building for the future with a full renovation of our kennel center. Guide Dogs of America/Tender Loving Canines currently has 80 runs, a socialization area for … Read more

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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