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Virginia/West Virginia

Virgina/WVa

Dominion (VA)…

Additional Information: Our headquarters are in the homes and lives of hundreds of volunteers from across the metro area including Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax County and McLean. We hold most of our classes in Fairfax, Springfield & Alexandria, VA. Pre-placement classes, designed to prepare you for raising a puppy to become someone’s Guiding Eyes, are held at Pender Veterinary Centre in Fairfax.  Meet volunteers from the Dominion region on facebook.  Visit our website at www.gebdominion.org.
Name Title Phone Email
Janet Bartolotta Region Coordinator (703) 799-1705 gebdominion@gmail.com
Marsha Clinton Region Helper email preferred marsha.clinton@verizon.net

Prince William (VA)…

Additional Information: Puppy Raising Classes are held on Wednesday evenings at various locations in the county of Prince William.  Pre-Placement classes are required before getting a puppy and take approximately six hours.  Please contact us for more information and to sign up for these fun and informative sessions about raising a puppy with a purpose!  Initially, weekly classes are required.  After your pup is approximately 6 months old, classes will be twice a month.  Curious visitors are always welcome to our classes!  Please make sure we know of your intention to visit so that we may be able to greet you and answer your questions properly. Meet volunteers from the Prince William Region on Facebook.
Name Title Phone Email
Jodi Haveles Regional Manager (914) 420-0551 jhaveles@guidingeyes.org

Richmond (VA)…

Additional Information: Puppy Raising Classes are held on Tuesday evenings at various locations in the Richmond area.  Pre-Placement classes are required before getting a puppy and take approximately six hours.  Please contact us for more information and to sign up for these fun and informative sessions about raising a puppy with a purpose!  Initially, weekly classes are required.  After your pup is approximately 6 months old, classes will be twice a month.  Curious visitors are always welcome to our classes!  Please make sure we know of your intention to visit so that we may be able to greet you and answer your questions properly. Meet volunteers from the Richmond Region on Facebook. Website: www.gebrichmond.com
Name Title Phone Email
Julie Albany Region Coordinator (804) 893-4626 richmondregionteam@gmail.com

Shenandoah (VA & WVA)…

Additional Information: Puppy raising classes are currently held in the Hamilton-Purcellville VA area. Contact the region coordinator for details on class dates, times and locations.  Pre-Placement classes are required before getting a puppy.  Visitors are always welcome at class, but email the Region Coordinator in advance if you wish to attend or to find out more about raising a puppy that will become someone’s Guiding Eyes.  Meet volunteers from the Shenandoah Region on Facebook.  
Name Title Phone Email
Kathleen McAllister Region Coordinator (304) 725-7191 k-pmca@juno.com

Virginia Beach (VA)…

Additional Information: Puppy Raisers gather on Wednesday evenings.  Currently this region is supported by experienced Guiding Eyes Puppy Raisers whom are able to accomplish independent study only.  Please contact Jodi Haveles, Regional Manager at jhaveles@guidingeyes.org with any questions you may have.
Name Title Phone Email
Jodi Haveles Regional Manager (914) 420-0551 jhaveles@guidingeyes.org