Kemptville Dollars for Dogs Walk

Walking Together, Changing Lives One Step.

In a world built on sight, those who are blind navigate a unique set of challenges daily. The absence of vision presents hurdles in even the most routine tasks, from crossing busy streets to accessing essential information. Among the remarkable aids that have emerged to mitigate these challenges are guide dogs, loyal companions trained to offer safety, independence, and unwavering support. These canine partners embody the vital bridge between darkness and a brighter, more inclusive world, making it possible for the blind to step confidently into each day.

In the heartwarming journey of guide dogs and their visually impaired partners, organizations like the Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind (CGDB) have played an instrumental role. With their unwavering commitment, CGDB tirelessly trains and provides guide dogs to those in need, allowing the visually impaired to regain their independence and experience life to the fullest.

As we delve into the world of guide dogs and their transformative impact, it’s important to note an exciting event on the horizon. Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind (CGDB) is thrilled to announce the “Kemptville Dollars for Dogs Walk,” a heartwarming fundraising event set to take place on October 20th. This event promises a delightful day of community, as participants and their furry companions walk together, raising funds to support CGDB’s mission of providing guide dogs to those in need.

Sunday, October 22nd, 2023
Do you want to go for a walk? Lace up your shoes, bring your canine companion and join us on October 22nd, 2023 for our first Kemptville Dollars for Dogs event! Support Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind by obtaining pledges and participating in the Dollars for Dogs Fundraising Walk! If you would rather not collect pledges, you can simply pay our $30 entry fee instead.

Registration for the event will take place in-person on Sunday, October 22nd, 2023 between 10:00am-11:00am at the Ferguson Forest Centre Arboretum. The walk will start at 11:00am. Please keep your dog on a leash at all times, clean up after your dog, and enjoy a walk at the beautiful Ferguson Forest Centre Arboretum in Kemptville. Goodie bags will be provided to the first 30 registrants; a snack and a drink will be offered following the walk.

We look forward to seeing you at the Kemptville Dollars for Dogs Walk and thank you for supporting Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Secure a spot and stride for CGDB’s noble cause today!

Charity Organization Name:
Canadian Guide Dogs For The Blind
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Ferguson Forest Centre Arboretum
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