In-For-Training (IFT) Assessments and Practice

Two assessors will be available for you and your puppy to perform your required IFT assessment prior to your puppy’s return (puppies 10 months or older) or to “practice” IFT assessment skills (all age puppies welcome).

Raisers taking the IFT assessment, show up promptly at 6 p.m.

Raisers practicing IFT skills, show up at 7 p.m.

Location:
Physicians Park, 218 Reid Rd., Grand Blanc, MINOTE: Different location – we’re moving outside!

RSVP required?
Yes

Breakfast at The Laundry

Meet at the entrance to The Laundry at 9. We’ll work the parks of downtown Fenton before breakfast! If just doing breakfast, meet at 10 in the restaurant. Breakfast items range from $4 - $10. NOTE: There is construction in this area so allow more time to arrive at your destination.

Location:
125 W. Shiawassee at Adelaide, Fenton, MI

RSVP required?
Yes

Contact:
Sandra Bowers at sandra.bowers@gm.com or 248-807-9196.

Message from the President

Our goal is to develop the ideal environment for our dogs; one that reduces stress, provides greater socialization, maximizes human interaction and best prepares Leader Dogs for their remarkable work.

CEMA 26th Annual Charity Car Show

Join the Chrysler Employee Motorsport Association (CEMA) as they celebrate the Jet Age of Automotive Design at the 26th Annual Charity Car Show. Admission to the Water P. Chrysler Museum will be free to all car show spectators. Proceeds from the car show will benefit Leader Dogs for the Blind. For more information, please visit cemaclub.org or the Chrysler Employee Motorsport Association Facebook page.

Location: 
Walter P. Chrysler Museum
1 Chrysler Drive
Auburn Hills, MI

GMC Corvette Set 11th Annual Corvette Fest

Join the GMC Corvette Set at their 11th Annual Corvette Fest, benefiting Leader Dogs for the Blind! The event features beautiful Corvettes from all eras and an exciting silent auction with a wide selection of items that will please everyone! 100% of the proceeds go to Leader Dog. Admission to Corvette Fest is free. For more information, please visit gmccorvetteset.com/shows or the GMC Corvette Set Facebook page.

Uncle Ray's Dairyland for Ice Cream and Miniature Golf

Miniature golf is $4–$6 per person/round. People and doggy sundaes after golf.

Location:
Uncle Ray's Dairyland, 1462 North Leroy St., Fenton, MI)

RSVP required?
No

Contact:
Sandra Bowers at sandra.bowers@gm.com or 248-807-9196

In-For-Training (IFT) Assessments and Practice

Two assessors will be available for you and your puppy to perform your required IFT assessment prior to your puppy’s return (puppies 10 months or older) or to practice IFT assessment skills (all age puppies welcome).

Raisers taking the IFT assessment, show up promptly at 6 p.m.

Raisers practicing IFT skills, show up at 7 p.m.

Location:
Physicians Park, 218 Reid Rd., Grand Blanc
NOTE: Different location—we're moving outside!

RSVP required?
Yes

Building the Canine Development Center

On April 29, International Guide Dog Day, Leader Dog announces the campaign for the Canine Development Center. This renovation of the old kennel facility will create modern spaces that decrease stress for our dogs, improve workflow for our employees, and prepare Leader Dog to train the highest quality guide dogs for decades to come. Learn more.

Thank You

Through your donations, pledges and grants, we have reached our Canine Development Center goal. And for that, we have one thing to say. Thank you!

Yoga at the Brewery

Join us to stretch, strengthen and relax, while raising money for a great local charity! Fee: $5 (part of the fee will go towards supporting the mission and programs of Leader Dogs for the Blind). Call 517-295-4904 or sign up at the brewery to reserve your space. Yoga offered by One Tribe Yoga and Outreach. All levels are welcome, bring your own yoga mat. 1 to 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 26.

Location: 
Eternity Brewing
4060 E. Grand River Ave.
Howell, MI 48843

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