Deadline to Attend 2014 Guide Dogs Banquet is October 31

The deadline to reserve a seat at the 34th Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet at the 2014 Guide Dogs of America (GDA) Conference in Las Vegas is October 31.

The banquet will be held Saturday, November 22. Honorees include TCU/IAM National President Bob Scardelletti, IAM District 15/Local 447 Area Director Russell Gittlen and New England Motor Freight Chairman Myron “Mike” Shevell.

The GDA Conference will kick off Thursday, November 20 with the 14th Annual Las Vegas – Hawgs for Dogs Motorcycle Ride and the Sporting Clay Event hosted by IAM Local 845 to benefit GDA. The 34th Annual Guide Dogs Charity Golf Tournament takes place on Friday, November 21. This popular event sells out quickly, so make your reservations soon.

Room reservations for the Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel can be made online or by calling 800-358-8777.

For more information on the 2014 GDA Conference, click here.

Guide Dogs of America was founded by a blind IAM member and provides guide dogs and instruction in their use, free of charge, to those who are blind and visually impaired.

Watch “Giving Back to Guide Dogs” from last year’s event on the Machinists News Network.

View photos on the IAM Facebook page.