VIRTUAL 5K RUN & DOG WALK: April 24 - May 7, 2023

Help the Guide Dog Foundation make a difference in the lives of people who are blind, have low vision, or have other special needs by participating in the Guide Dog Foundation Virtual Run & Dog Walk to be held from April 24, 2023 through May 7, 2023This family and dog friendly VIRTUAL event is fun for all ages while more

Dogs on the Catwalk - October 19, 2023 - 6:00 p.m.

Guide Dog Foundation will host its seventh annual Dogs on the Catwalk canine couture fashion show on Thursday, October 19, 2023 at 6:00 p.m...learn more.  


MARCH 2023

Our First Steps to Service, Inc., a 501c3, is dedicated to supplying the needs of Guide Dog Foundation and America's VetDogs nursery puppies that will grow and train to become future guide and service dogs for people who are blind or have low vision and for disabled veterans, active-duty personnel, and first responders.

Join their Line Dance Barn Bash on Sunday, March 26, 2023 at Brush Barn in Smithtown from 3:00pm to 6:00pm. For details and to purchase tickets click on image below or click here:

July 31, 2023 (Monday) - 6th annual Golf Outing hosted by Plesser's Appliance - Farmingdale, NY 
Do you like to golf? Join Plesser's Appliance at Colonial Springs to play in a golf tournament with proceeds to benefit the Guide Dog Foundation. For details, click here . Be sure to attend to hear a Foundation graduate speak and share their story with their guide dog by their side during this year's dinner program. Raffles and awards program to be included in the evenings' festivities. 

Third Party Fundraising

Last fiscal year, the following individuals, service clubs, and corporations have hosted fundraisers raising $10,000 or more on behalf of the Guide Dog Foundation.  We are grateful for their efforts to support people with disabilities.

M&C Puppy Raising Adventures 


Berkshire Hathaway Home Services

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Laffey International is pleased to announce a new relationship with the Guide Dog Foundation and America’s VetDogs. 

For all supporters, employees and volunteers of The Guide Dog Foundation and/or America’s VetDogs  who select BHHS Laffey International for their real estate needs, BHHS Laffey International will donate 20 percent of any real estate transaction commission, whether you buy, sell or rent, to the Guide Dog Foundation or America’s VetDogs. 

For more information please contact BHHS Laffey International Licensed RE Salesperson, Guide Dog Foundation Volunteer and Puppy Raiser Jimmy Tubbs at 516-384-0832.