The Lions Clubs in Mississauga invite you to support TheMississauga Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides
There is a current campaign to gain support to provide more Austism Guide Dugs before the end of 2017. Click on the ICON above for more detail.
Next year's Walk will take place on Sunday May 26, 2018 We invite you to help us support this valued program.
What is it?
Through the Lions Clubs Foundation of Canada six types of Dog Guides are provided at no cost to qualified applicants. Thanks to national sponsors, 100% of the funds raised from the Walk go directly to the six Dog Guide training programs. Dog Guides Canada has already provided their specially trained Dog Guides to more than 2,000 men, women and children from ages 4 to 88, all without any government funding. With your help more people can experience the mobility, safety and independence a devoted Dog Guide brings.
Watch this video to learn more about the Dog Guides Program
Why Support the Dog Guides Program?
To help provide Dog Guides at no cost to the growing number of Canadians who need them.
Click to Visit:Mississauga Walk for Dog Guides official webpageand click one of the blue boxes in the upper right corner to "Register for this walk"to support this Walk with a pledge now "Support This Walk - Donate Now!" or to "Create a Team" to collect pledges from others in your community in support of our Walk.
The Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides is a national fundraising walk held in more than 200 communities across Canada. It raises funds to help train Dog Guides for Canadians with visual, hearing, medical or physical disabilities. Our Walk is organized by local volunteers from several Lions Clubs in the Greater Mississauga area with support from Lions Foundation of Canada. To date, the Walk has raised more than $12 million!
Click: Dog Guide Programs to learn more about the Six kinds of Dog Guides this Walk will help fund.
Visit here in the new year for a list locations to pickup a pledge sheet in Mississauga:
(Note you can create your pledge sheet on line for you and your team at Mississauga Walk for Dog Guides official webpage List is in Postal Code order: (Pledge sheets may be beside the Recycle for Sight collection box. or at the counter (ask))