Join us for this 24-hour day of giving to raise awareness and funds for the Guide Dog Foundation. Your support will help an individual who is blind or has low vision conquer the challenges they face and live without boundaries. GIVE today and change a life – help an individual who is blind or has low vision live without boundaries. Throughout the day on July 13 visit our social media pages and MAKE A GIFT to DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT through our match challenges. You can also create your own fundraiser for #GivingBarkThursday by clicking the link below. Thank you for your support. You change lives. Learn more, create a fundraiser, and donate at .

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.  


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. 

August 5, 2023: East Hampton Lions Club Presents the 5th Annual Hamptons Dog Show

East Hamptons Lions Club presents the 5th Annual Hamptons Dog Show at Amagansett Legion Hall on Saturday, August 5, 2023, to benefit the Guide Dog Foundation. Enjoy Food and Ice Cream Trucks, Live Music, Dog Treats and Apparel, and a Cash Bar. Awards for Most Unique Breed, Most Unique Feature, Best Trick, Dog/Owner Look-alike, and Best in Show! Fun for the whole family!

Date: August 5, 2023
Time: 4pm - 7pm
Location: Amagansett Legion Hall, 15 Montauk Highway
Cost: $40 entry fee per dog and owner, $10 admission (FREE for kids 10 and under!)
Registration Link: 

August 27, 2023: The Northport Centerport Lions 58th Annual Robert J. Bohaty Classic Car Show

The Northport Centerport Lions invite you to the 58th Annual Robert J. Bohaty Classic Car Show, judged by the Fabulous 50's & 60's Nostalgia Car Club. Commemorative Dash Plaques for the first 100 cars registered. Entries registered by August 1 will be listed in the Car Show Journal. A portion of event proceeds will benefit the Guide Dog Foundation.

Date: August 27, 2023
Time: 9am-3pm (Judging starts at noon)
Location: Hecksher Ball Field, 11 Prime Avenue, Huntington, NY 11743

For further information, please contact Leslie Strait at 631-241-3096 or via email at Please make checks payable to Northport Centerport Lions and mail to P.O. Box 222, Northport, NY 11768.

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.