Guiding Eyes for the Blind is an internationally accredited nonprofit that provides guide dogs to people with vision loss, as well as service dogs to children with autism.
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April 2016 Graduating Class

Posted 22nd April 2016

Emergency Services Fuel Corp. and friends would like to congratulate the graduating teams for April 2016. Special thanks to the staff, volunteers, and puppy raisers of Guiding Eyes for producing such extraordinary dogs. We are deeply humbled to be a part of this day. Best of luck to all of you. Every new beginning comes […]

Guiding Eyes for the Blind 39th Annual Golf Classic

Posted 18th April 2016

Click here for the Golf Raffle page. Click here for the Golf Dinner registration page.

Guiding Eyes President Thomas Panek is once again running in the Boston Marathon

Posted 15th April 2016

Guiding Eyes President Thomas Panek is once again running in the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 18.  Please support his efforts by donating to Guiding Eyes for the Blind!

Guiding Eyes for the Blind is excited to celebrate National Volunteer Week April 10th to April 16th!

Posted 12th April 2016

In honor of your service as a volunteer with us, we have created this short video to extend a heartfelt thank you on behalf of the Guiding Eyes board and staff.   We are truly fortunate to have your support.  Your dedication and ongoing volunteer commitment enables us to accomplish our goal of providing exceptional […]

Enter to win a 2016 Lexus CT200h F-Sport

Posted 11th April 2016

  For a chance to win a 2016 Lexus CT200h F-Sport, place your raffle ticket order over the phone by contacting Hospitality Resource Group at 914-761-7111. Drawing will take place on June 13, 2016 at the 39th annual Guiding Eyes Golf Classic hosted by Eli Manning. All proceeds benefit Guiding Eyes for the Blind, an internationally accredited […]

Local school collects pennies for Guiding Eyes for the Blind

Posted 30th March 2016

Local school collects pennies for Guiding Eyes for the Blind

Kathy Nimmer, 2015 Indiana Teacher of the Year

Posted 22nd March 2016

March 22, 2016 Kathy Nimmer, 2015 Indiana Teacher of the Year, and Guiding Eyes dog Nacho continue Southern Vermont tour.   Kathy Nimmer sitting on school chair and Yellow lab Nacho in harness waits at her feet.

March 2016 Graduating Class

Posted 17th March 2016

Congratulations to all the graduates!  We wish you the very best in your new partnerships as you move into the expanding adventure of life together! Alan and Jean Hammond Congratulations graduates, trainers, volunteers, and guide dogs!  The meaning of the word trust is indescribable when referring to what you have all accomplished.  I wish all […]

Wrangler had an awesome sendoff on Today

Posted 10th March 2016

The Today Crew Bids Farewell to Beloved Guide Dog in Training 

Thursday, March 10 will be Wrangler’s last day on Today

Posted 9th March 2016

  It’s been a wonderful year.  Wrangler will have his In For Training test on Tuesday, March 15.  Please come back to see exciting updates on his progress.

February 2016 Graduating Class

Posted 27th February 2016

Best of luck to all February Graduates from Vista Lewisboro Pack 101 We also thank the Fain Family for their support of our online streaming capabilities. Watch this month’s graduation live by clicking here. Residential Graduates: Mary Ann and Kirstie Susan and Paprika Dannie and Artie Shawna and Erie DeAnna and Kendalee Alexis and Yankee […]

Guiding Eyes pups keep retired Westlake, Ohio Police Department officer busy

Posted 22nd February 2016

Guiding Eyes pups keep retired Westlake, Ohio Police Department officer busy

Eagle Scout Project at Guiding Eyes for the Blind

Posted 4th February 2016

Hello everyone!  My name is Karen McClure and I have been with Guiding Eyes for the Blind since 1994, which is when I met Robert’s mother, Cathy.  We have been friends and colleagues for many years, and so I was thrilled to learn that Robert was interested in completing his Eagle Scout project at Guiding […]

January 2016 Graduating Class

Posted 3rd February 2016

  The Westchester Council of the Blind www.wcbny.org is proud to sponsor the January 30, 2016 graduation at Guiding Eyes for the Blind. Congratulations to all the graduates and puppy raisers in honor of our wonderful Noya girl! Sarah Bolensky “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” Henry David […]

Happy New Year from everyone in the Guiding Eyes Family!

Posted 1st January 2016

Happy New Year from everyone in the Guiding Eyes family—our students and graduates, staff and volunteers! Without your support we couldn’t provide the gift of independence that comes when we create partnerships with our magnificent Guiding Eyes dogs. Thank you!