You help change lives

The Guide Dog Foundation is fortunate to have an incredibly generous community.

Whether our community offers gifts in the form of time or money, we are grateful for their support. Below you'll find a list of ways you can support the Foundation.  They vary from making a financial contribution, to donating your time to assist us in meeting our mission.  If you'd like to be a vital part of our community, there are plenty of ways to help.

For our financials, click here.  For quick reference, the Foundation's EIN number is 11-1687477. 

Ways to Give

There are many ways you can financially support the Guide Dog Foundation. Click the link below to learn more.


Every volunteer plays an important role in our mission to improve the quality of life for people who are blind, visually impaired or have other special needs.  Click the Learn More link below to see what opportunities are available.

Puppy Raising

As some of our most passionate volunteers, puppy raisers provide the loving homes that care for our Foundation puppies until the dogs are old enough to enter our certified training programs. Click the Learn More link below for more information.

Community Fundraising

Hosting a fundraising event is a great way to support the Foundation’s mission. Click the Learn More link below to get started.


The Foundation has many sponsorship opportunities available. Learn about our sponsorship opportunities by clicking the Learn More link below. 

Corporate Partnerships

We welcome additional corporate partnerships as a means for us to realize financial support and the ability to reach more people with our programs.  In turn, a partnership tie-in with the Foundation can help a company achieve some significant business benefits.

Veterinary Partnership Program

We developed the Valued Veterinary Partnership Program to recognize our veterinary partners who provide free care to the Foundation when treating a minimum of five of our puppies while they live with our volunteer puppy raisers (for approximately 12 to 18 months).

Amazon Smile

Amazon smile logoAmazon Smile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Guide Dog Foundation every time you shop, at no cost to you.  When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to the Foundation (or any other charitable organization you choose). CLICK HERE to start shopping. 

Ebay for Charity

Shop or sell and support Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind, Inc. on eBay. Add us as your Favorite charity on eBay to see us as your preferred charity in eBay checkout. You will also be able to easily donate a portion of your proceeds to us when you sell on eBay AND get some of your seller fees waived and receive the tax credits. The eBay for Charity platform makes it all happen! Visit our charity page today and be part of a growing eBay community that has donated hundreds of millions of dollars to thousands of charities.

Guide Dog Foundation Marketplace

The Guide Dog Foundation recently partnered with CauseNetwork to help with our fundraising needs.  CauseNetwork has over 1,000 online retailers who donate up to 10% of every purchase to support the Foundation while offering merchandise at the discounted prices and deals available on their websites. This fundraising platform at gives you the ability to book your flight, hotel and car travel, accept vehicle donations, used electronic device donations and more.   Start Shopping