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Upcoming Events

Alberta

• Spring Cleaning for a Cause! 
Please drop off your items before Monday,  June 24
Alberta Guide Dogs Office: 11, 6115 – 4th St SE (at the back by the stairs)

Donated items will be sold to raise funds for Alberta Guide Dogs and help to provide life-changing Guide and Autism Support Dogs. Please drop off your items any time at the back of our office at 11, 6115 – 4th St SE by the stairs and the front door of the Big Steel Box before Monday, June 24th.

We can accept clothing and shoes (women’s, men’s and children’s), textiles (towels, sheets, blankets, pillows, curtains, tablecloths), accessories (hats, mittens, scarves, ties, socks, purses, wallets, bags, costume jewelry), toys & games, kitchen items including small countertop appliances and knick-knacks.  

Not accepted: mattresses, baby gear, appliances, large furniture, auto parts, building materials, cleaning products, tires, flammable materials, binders or clothes hangers.

Note: All proceeds from this event will be matched up to 50% through the Shaw Birdies for Kids Presented by AltaLink program. Our thanks to Big Steel Box for donating storage space for this clothing drive!

 

British Columbia

• Vancouver Scotiabank Charity Challenge Half Marathon
Half Marathon / 5 K Walk & Run
Sunday,  June 23
Starting location: East Mall (West of Thunderbird Arena)

Please consider running on behalf of BC & Alberta Guide Dogs. During the process of registration, you’ll be given the option to sign up for the Scotiabank Charity Challenge to fundraise for a participating charity. Select BC & Alberta Guide Dogs from the drop-down list and create your fundraising account.
Our supporters receive a 15% discount when registering. For the codes, please contact Jan Hawkins at 604-940-4504 or via email.

> Register for the Vancouver Scotiabank Charity Challenge Half Marathon

• 22nd Annual Golf for Guide Dogs
Friday, August 23  |  11:00am check-in, 1:00pm shotgun start (proceed to your tee at 12:40pm)
Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club, Richmond

Register now for our 22nd Annual London Drugs Golf for Guide Dogs Tournament being held on Friday, August 23rd, 2019 at the Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club in Richmond. Your $200 Golfer registration includes golf, golf cart, complimentary balls on the driving range, lunch voucher and a fabulous buffet dinner.

We are hoping for another beautiful day, and with your participation we know it will be a great success. Your support makes a tremendous difference in helping change so many people’s lives, one dog at a time. 

Hosted by Leah and Howie Meeker, C.M. Howie Meeker is a four-time winner of the Stanley Cup with the Toronto Maple Leafs. He was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame as a broadcaster in 1998 and received the Order of Canada in 2010.

> Find out more information and register for Golf for Guide Dogs