Last Chance to Sign Up for a Fun-Filled Guide Dogs of America Vegas Weekend

10_27_2016_gdaTwo important deadlines for the 36th annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet at Las Vegas’ Paris Hotel and Casino on Saturday, November 19, 2016 are fast approaching. Monday, October 31 is the last day to RSVP for the banquet and place an ad in the banquet tribute book.

The Vegas weekend provides nearly 20 percent of GDA’s annual operating budget. Consider helping the IAM’s favorite charity by attending the event or placing an ad in the tribute book.

For more information about placing a tribute book ad, contact Robin Hartford at 818-833-6422 or email rehartford@guidedogsofamerica.org.

The banquet isn’t the only event you can attend that weekend. There will be a charity motorcycle ride, sporting clay shoot and a golf tournament. Visit GDA’s Banquet and Golf Tournament webpage for banquet details, or go to their events calendar for more information.

Guide Dogs of America provides guide dogs free of charge to blind and visually impaired men and women in the U.S. and Canada. It costs approximately $42,000 to train a guide dog and provide instruction for its user.