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Ilario's Team

 
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Theresa Deckert

My team: Ilario's Team

 

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Theresa Deckert has Raised
$875
Goal
$750
Donations
18
 

Guide dogs change lives......for the better and we can do that one dog at a time!

I've had the privilege of seeing first hand the difference a guide dog can make in a child's life! Although Ilario is now retired; he continues to be an important part of Drew's life as their family pet. I continue to hear stories of the amazing job guide dogs do whether it's alerting a diabetic of low blood sugar, calming an autistic child or providing the independence to safely cross the street and run their own errands. Training a guide dog costs $25000.00. The good news is the dogs are provided free to individuals with physical or medical disabilities. That of course is where we can make a difference. 100% of of our donations go directly to the cost of raising, training and placing the dogs. We can truly make a difference in people's lives. I thank you for any donation you can make to support this great cause.

Thank you for registering for the Walk for Dog Guides! Thanks to our sponsors, 100 per cent of the funds raised from the Walk go directly towards the raising, training and placement of Dog Guides for Canadians with medical or physical disabilities. Dog Guides Canada has already provided specially trained Dog Guides to more than 3,000 men, women and children, all without any government funding. With your help more people will experience the mobility, safety and independence a devoted Dog Guide brings.

Walk Details

Walk Date:
May 25, 2019
Location:
Kitchener Waterloo, Ontario
Organized by:
KW Community Spirit Lions Club, St. Jacobs Lions Club & Bridgeport Lions Club

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Thank you donors!
  • Linda Sitler
  • Chris Cornell
  • Rose Kragiel
  • Shanon Alpaugh
  • Anonymous
  • Janice Newton
  • Anonymous
  • Carrie Theunissen
  • FLO Components Ltd.
  • Victoria Whalen
  • Monica
  • Julie MacCallum
  • Robin Stewart
  • Rob MacDonald
  • Kristen Deckert
  • Christine Butler
  • Christina Dorion
  • Skylar

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