Your donation enables us to raise puppies, equip students, and serve alumni. Since 1942, Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB) has been creating partnerships between people, dogs, and communities. With exceptional client services and a robust network of instructors, puppy raisers, donors, and volunteers, we prepare free of charge, highly qualified guide dogs to serve and empower individuals who are blind or have low vision throughout the US and Canada. 

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Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB) is more than an industry-leading guide dog school; we are a passionate community that serves the visually impaired. With exceptional client services and a robust network of instructors, puppy raisers, donors, and volunteers, we prepare highly qualified guide dogs to serve and empower individuals who are blind or have low vision from throughout the United States and Canada. All of our services are provided free of charge; our work is made possible by the generous support of our donors and volunteers. We receive no government funding.

A GDB grad walks with his yellow Lab guide dog down a city sidewalk.

Guide Dogs for the Blind is a non-profit, charitable organization under the provisions of section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (tax ID #94-1196195). Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.