||2017-03-16||Easter Chocolate Fundraiser - |
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind has launched our Easter Chocolate Fundraiser 2017 in partnership with Purdy’s Chocolatier. You can purchase your Easter chocolate and support Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. This program gives 25% of the profit back to Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind, and it’s an easy way to complete your Easter shopping. Prices are the same as in Purdy’s stores and many items are under $10! All Purdy’s Chocolates are made FRESH in their factory and without additives or preservatives.
• Order deadline is Friday, March 24, 2017
• You MUST pick up orders Thursday, April 13, 2017 between 8:30am and 5:00pm at Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind, 4120 Rideau Valley Drive North, Manotick, Ontario.
1. Go to www.purdysgpp.com
2. Click “Register” if you are a new customer
or "Login” if you’ve supported our chocolate fundraiser in the past
3. Join our group by typing in: Customer Number 33353 (Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind)
4. Invite your friends and family to join our group and Shop Online!
You’ll see the full catalogue of Easter chocolates on Purdy’s website.
|Manotick, Ontario (online fundraiser)||2017-03-16||Hockey Tickets Raffle, Sens vs. Rangers - |
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind is hosting a raffle for two 100 level seats to the Ottawa Senators vs. New York Rangers on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the C.T.C. in Ottawa. The package, valued at $375, also includes free parking and a pre-game buffet for two at the Alumni Club. Raffle tickets are $10 each, with a maximum of 187 to be sold. Tickets can be purchased at Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind’s National Training Centre, by phone at (613) 692-7777 or on our home page at www.guidedogs.ca. The raffle is open to any Ontario resident 18 years of age or older, in accordance with the lottery license #M758500. The draw will be held at 10:00am on March 31, 2017 at Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind with the winner to be notified by phone.
|Ontario||2017-04-01||The Paw Event at Pet Valu, Hawkesbury - |
Pet Valu is hosting their 7th annual “Paw Event” in April 2017. Pet Valu raises money for different charities or foundations, and the store in Hawkesbury, Ontario has chosen Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. Stop by Pet Valu in Hawkesbury to purchase your paw in support of Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. Stop by to meet one of our dogs on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 11:00am-3:00pm.
454 County Road 17||2017-04-07||Flashback to the Fabulous Fifites - |
We invite you to come and “Rock Around the Clock” and enjoy an exciting evening where we take you back to the fabulous fifties! Enjoy great food, music and dancing! In support of Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind, students in the Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management program at Algonquin College present “Flashback to the Fabulous Fifties”. Join us for a 3-course meal (inclusive), a silent auction, photo booth, live performances, and be a part of raising funds for Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind through all proceeds from ticket sales and the silent auction. “Flashback to the Fabulous Fifties” will take place on Friday, April 7, 2017 from 5:00pm-8:30pm in Restaurant International at Algonquin College. Click here for tickets and information. Tickets are $55 and available until April 3.
Algonquin College Restaurant International
1385 Woodroffe Avenue||2017-04-23||LCBO Donation Box Program - |
Make a donation to Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind at any LCBO store in Ontario. Look for our donation boxes located at each cash in all LCBO stores April 23-May 20, 2017.
|Ontario||2017-04-29||Ottawa New Horizons Jazz Band Concert - |
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind and Manotick Veterinary Hospital invite you to an evening of the big band sounds of the Ottawa New Horizons “Two Beats Ahead Jazz Band” on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Orchard View Wedding & Event Centre, 6346 Deermeadow Drive, Greely. Meet future guide dogs when the doors open at 7:30pm, and groove and dance to the music from 8:00pm. 100% of ticket sales benefit Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind, and the venue has been donated free of charge by Orchard View. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children. Tickets are available at Manotick Veterinary Hospital (cash only) or Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind (cash or credit card). You can also order tickets by phone at (613) 692-7777.
Orchard View Wedding & Event Centre
6346 Deermeadow Drive ||2017-05-15||Dining in the Dark at Chances R - |
Chances R Restaurant presents the 8th annual Dining in the Dark; Unseen Cuisine, in support of Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. Dine in the dark on Monday, May 15, 2017 with a blacked out restaurant and served four course meal. Tickets always sell out quickly. Dining in the Dark has two sittings scheduled at 5:00pm and 7:30pm. Tickets are $35 and on sale now at Chances R.
1365 Woodroffe Avenue, College Square
||2017-05-28||Dollar$ for Dog$ Fundraising Walk - |
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind presents our 33rd annual Dollar$ for Dog$ Fundraising Dog Walk. This is an event for the general public and your pet dogs to raise funds for Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. Sign up online on our home page at www.guidedogs.ca or for a hard-copy entry form email email@example.com. Raise pledges in advance. $100 in pledges will get you an exclusive Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind t-shirt; $500 gets you a $50 gift card from a major retailer; $1,000 will get you a $100 gift card. Join us on Sunday, May 28 for the 4-km walk with your dog at Andrew Haydon Park in Ottawa, plus a dog social, barbecue, and lots of prizes. Registration on event day is from 9:30am-10:15am and the walk starts at 10:30am. If you live outside of Ottawa, you can still raise pledges and walk in your own community.
Andrew Haydon Park
3169 Carling Avenue||2017-06-03||Doors Open Ottawa - |
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind will participate in “Doors Open Ottawa” at our National Training Centre, from 10am-4pm. Stop by to learn more about our organization. The day includes tours of our residence and kennel buildings, and training demonstrations. We look forward to opening our doors to you. Admission to this event is free, but donations are gratefully accepted on-site. If you enjoy your day please consider supporting what we do!
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind National Training Centre
4120 Rideau Valley Drive North||2017-06-25||Nine & Dine Golf Fun Day & Lobster Dinner - |
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind will host our 4th annual Nine & Dine Golf Fun Day & Lobster Dinner at the Canadian Golf & Country Club, 7800 Golf Club Way, Ashton on Sunday, June 25, 2017. The day features 9-holes of golf with cart, plus a scrumptious, full lobster dinner to follow. Shotgun start is 2:00pm, with dinner at 5:30pm, and plenty of prizes. This is meant as a fun day of golf. Experienced players are certainly welcome. However, we encourage new or occasional golfers to join in the fun, with no pressure! Registration is open now. Go to our homepage at www.guidedogs.ca to sign up today. You may also sign up by telephone at (613) 692-7777 or touch base and we can email you an entry form. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also contact us to learn more about business sponsorship opportunities, including hole sponsors, prize and auction donors, sampling opportunities for your business, and other on course promotions.
Canadian Golf & Country Club
7800 Golf Club Way||2017-07-23||UK Day Garden Party & Tea - |
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind hosts our annual UK Day Garden Party & Tea. Stop by for tea & scones and enjoy the live music from David Bean on Sunday, July 23, 2017, from 1:00pm-4:00pm. The event takes place at the National Training Centre of Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind, 4120 Rideau Valley Drive North, Manotick. This is a rain or shine event with indoor & outdoor seating. All proceeds are directed towards the training of guide dogs and assistance dogs.
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind
4120 Rideau Valley Drive North||2017-08-03||CGDB Open Tour Day - |
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind will be open to the public from 12-3pm on Thursday, August 3, 2017, as we host an Open Tour Day, featuring tours of our residence building and kennels, training demonstrations, and lots of dogs on-site. Admission to this event is free, but donations are gratefully accepted on-site. If you enjoy your day please consider supporting what we do!
Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind National Training Centre
4120 Rideau Valley Drive North