- About Us
- Our Puppies
- Our Puppies in the Community
- Our Dogs In Training
- Where Are They Now?
- Cute Doggie Pictures
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- Our Supporters
- Thank You!
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- Contact Us
Welcome to the Richmond Region of
Guiding Eyes For The Blind
THROUGH THESE EYES, WE CAN SEE
Who We Are
Guiding Eyes For The Blind is an internationally recognized guide dog school headquartered in Yorktown Heights, New York, with regional sites in twelve states from Maine to North Carolina. Our family of professionals, volunteers, and donors are committed to giving our students the gift of greater personal freedom, independence, and dignity by providing them the finest bred and trained guide dogs in the world.
Is There Any Day More Perfect Than Dog Day?
Is there any day more perfect than dog day? Read an inspiring story from Guiding Eyes For The Blind graduate Deni Elliott. Click this link. Enjoy!
Guiding Eyes For The Blind in Richmond, Virginia
The Richmond region of volunteer puppy raisers includes families, singles, and students from the Richmond metro area including Mechanicsville, Midlothian, Goochland, Henrico and as far away as Louisa County & Charlottesville. This hardworking group of volunteers is dedicated to the mission of teaching these pups good house manners and providing opportunities for socialization in a loving and supportive environment.
Guiding Eyes For The Blind Mission Statement
Guiding Eyes For The Blind is dedicated to enriching the lives of blind and visually impaired men and women by providing them with the freedom to travel safely, thereby assuring greater independence, dignity and new horizons of opportunity.
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Local Richmond VA Contact
Regional Coordinator: Julie Albany