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Vintage Sports Car Club Pietermaritzburg

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Chairman of the Vintage Sports Car Club in Pietermaritzburg presenting their donation cheque to Gail Spooner and Robin Giles. Our thanks to them for their ongoing support in offering us a stand at the show and a donation.

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Ladies’ Morning Tea at S A Guide-Dogs

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Thank you to everyone who helped make this day so special. It was definitely a day to remember – we look forward to hosting another Tea very soon. S A Guide-Dogs Association for the Blind held its first Ladies’ Morning Tea on Saturday, 7 November 2015. It was a delightful day under the Syringa tree. […]

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Umdoni Park Golf Day

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We had a lovely day at Umdoni Park Golf Club on Friday for our Golf Day. The rain held off even though we had very strong winds. Thank you to all our sponsors!!

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MEET OUR ASSUPOL GUIDE DOG FAMILY

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[gview file=”http://www.guidedog.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Assopol-Guide-dog.pdf”]   Article written by Mariette Snyman, Assupol, Senior Specialist Marketing & Advertising: Group Corporate Affairs

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Sightsavers on Channel 4s Unreported World: The Fight for Sight

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This Friday, Sightsavers’ cataract work in Malawi will be featured on the popular Channel 4 programme, Unreported World. The episode, called Unreported World: Fight for Sight, will air on Friday 16th October at 7:30pm and if you miss it it’ll be on You Tube and All4

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LIBALELE GOLF CHALLENGE – Golfing history or madness

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The Libalele golf challenge between Newcastle and Utrecht golf club’s was held on 24 & 25 September 2015. The challenge was to play from Tee no.1 at NN golf club to hole 18 at Utrecht golf club, with the least amount of shots. No, not on their proper golf course’s, but through the veld-40km of […]

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WORLD SIGHT DAY GALA DINNER

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South African Guide-Dogs Association for the Blind (GDA) in association with Lions International celebrated Cape Town’s first World Sight Gala Dinner on Thursday, 8 October 2015 at the esteemed Kelvin Grove Ballroom. This important event was well attended by the public and corporate sector that thoroughly enjoyed the programme.  One of the highlights of the […]

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Sanlam “Do it Day”

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On Friday, 9 October 2015, Sanlam staff – from their Finance Department, visited S A Guide-Dogs Association for the Blind in Paulshof as part of their “Do It Day” Initiative, volunteering their time and resources to give back and make S A Guide-Dogs shine. And what a wonderful job they did! S A Guide-Dogs’ entrance […]

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World Sight Day at S A Guide-Dogs Association for the Blind

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World Sight Day – 8 October – World Sight Day is held on the second Thursday of October each year and celebrated around the globe, the day aims to raise awareness of blindness and vision impairment, as well as ways to help people with these conditions. In commemoration of this year’s World Sight Day, S […]

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S A Guide-Dogs Starry Night Ball

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The S A Guide-Dogs “Starry Night” Ball was held on 12 September 2015, at the spectacular Montecasino Ballroom, Fourways, and managed by Edith Venter (Edith Unlimited). This year, we raised more than R450 000, which will be used to train working dogs. Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night painting came alive in the ball room through […]

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