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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News & Events

Lions Day

Posted 23rd May 2016

25th Salute to the Lions Saturday, July 30, 2016 11:00 a.m. –2:00 p.m. Yorktown height, NY

May 2016 Graduating Class

Posted 20th May 2016

Congratulations to all the May Graduates. Our donation to Guiding Eyes is in loving memory of our dearest Alli Cimring, who also dedicated her life to helping others with physical and emotional disabilities. With this gift, we hope to honor her noble work, her love for dogs, and continue her legacy of giving. Zimmet Healthcare […]

Guiding Eyes for the Blind Graduate Continuing Education Seminar

Posted 12th May 2016

Continuing Education Seminar. Click here to learn more about this weekend-long seminar and register.

Spring 2016 Heeling Autism Class

Posted 11th May 2016

Heeling Autism graduates six more dogs with their new families, bringing our total to 75 service dogs actively working with children on the autism spectrum. We wish them luck as they begin this incredible journey! Noel, Cedar, Brandy, Fievel, Mickey, Ricardo Spring 2016 Heeling Autism Staff: Caroline McCabe Sandler, Heeling Autism Program Director Maureen Mellett, […]

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 […]