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In The News | June-July 2022

Puppies with a Purpose at Southeastern Guide Dogs ABC7 | Discovering the Suncoast ABC7’s Mike Modrick features Southeastern Guide Dogs on his recent episode of “Discovering the Suncoast.” Watch Mike play with puppies and learn what it takes to become a guide dog here on ABC7.       “Beyond the Dark” program shows guests...

Lessons from my Service Dog, Blue

After four years together with Blue, I still marvel at our relationship. It is too trite to say we are simply companions; it is much more profound. There is a depth to his gaze that is hard to fathom. He is not merely looking at me but radiates a sense of calm. And in that...

Create Your Will—FOR FREE!

Convenient and Free! Create your Will at Freewill.com Here’s an excellent goal you can check off your list with ease, and while you are at it, you can protect the people and pets you love most—at no cost. You can now write your legally-valid will online with a convenient tool called FreeWill.com. It’s free! Southeastern...

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Behind the Scenes: Creating Dogs of Destiny

Jen Noble is an Emmy® Award-winning video storyteller, and the producer of the premiere episode of Dogs of Destiny, a new web series that dives into the many stories surrounding the dogs of Southeastern Guide Dogs, and the humans lucky enough to raise, train, and interact with them in real life. We wanted to get...

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Volunteer Holiday Party


  • December 14, 2022
    5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join Volunteer Services and your fellow campus volunteers for an evening of fun and holiday spirit! When: December 14th, 5:00-7:30 pm Where: Student Center Dining Hall What to bring: A traditional holiday dish from your family or hometown We will have a potluck, door prizes, a 50/50 raffle, and more! Please RSVP by December 7th (more…)

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New Volunteer Campus Tour


  • December 16, 2022
    8:40 am - 10:00 am

New volunteers only This tour is for new volunteers to get a better idea of what happens in the different buildings around campus and a behind the scenes peek at different departments. We will go through the Student Center, Puppy Academy, Canine University, and the Canine University Training Center. When you come for your tour, please (more…)

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VIRTUAL Monthly Coffee Hour


  • December 21, 2022
    10:00 am - 11:00 am

Please save the below Zoom information to join us at our VIRTUAL Monthly Coffee Hour. During this event, we will discuss campus updates and spend time answering your questions. We hope to see you there!   Join Zoom Meeting: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/93456781473?pwd=b1B3V0cvR1VVcXFmRDY0eEpnNHE5UT09 Meeting ID: 934 5678 1473 Passcode: guidedogs (more…)

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New Volunteer Campus Tour


  • January 6, 2023
    8:40 am - 10:00 am

New volunteers only This tour is for new volunteers to get a better idea of what happens in the different buildings around campus and a behind the scenes peek at different departments. We will go through the Student Center, Puppy Academy, Canine University, and the Canine University Training Center. When you come for your tour, please (more…)

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IN-PERSON Monthly Coffee Hour


  • January 18, 2023
    9:30 am - 11:00 am

Please join us for our IN-PERSON Monthly Coffee Hour in our Dining Hall. During this event, we will discuss campus updates and spend time answering your questions. We hope to see you there! 9:30-10:00am: Socialization / coffee time 10:00-11:00am: Campus updates and Q&A (more…)

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