Logan Lake Lions walk for guide dogs

The Logan Lake Purina Walk for Dog Guides on Sun., June 1 is a fundraiser for the Lions' dog guide program.

From everyday support to finding help when it’s needed most, Dog Guides are a central part in helping many Canadians with disabilities step towards independence, including some living in Logan Lake.

Participants in the Logan Lake Purina® Walk for Dog Guides on Sunday, June 1 can help provide Dog Guides at no cost to those who need it most. This 5 km walk takes place at Maggs Park and begins at 11 a.m. There is no registration fee and all of funds raised go towards providing Dog Guides.

For more information, to register, or donate, please visit www.purinawalkfordogguides.com.

The Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides has provided specially trained Dog Guides since 1983 at no cost to qualified applicants across Canada. Each Dog Guide costs approximately $25,000 to raise and train. The Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides  relies solely on the support of fundraising events, as well as donations from service clubs, corporations, foundations and individuals throughout Canada.

Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides trains six different types of Dog Guides:  Canine Vision Dog Guides; Hearing Ear Dog Guides; Service Dog Guides; Seizure Response Dog Guides; Autism Assistance Dog Guides; and Diabetic Alert Dog Guides.


Just Posted

First Nations given max compensation for Ottawa’s child-welfare discrimination

2016 ruling said feds didn’t give same funding for on-reserve kids as was given to off-reserve kids

Second bus route between Kamloops and Prince George denied

New route would have ‘adverse effect’ on existing operator

Ashcroft Fire Department members learn new skills during extrication exercise

Today’s vehicles pose more challenges and hazards for firefighters trying to extricate victims

Local first responders create mosaic to show they’re ‘Stronger Together’ after events of 2017

Community members invited to the public unveiling in Ashcroft on Sept. 22

Ashcroft council holds first meeting with new CAO, presents updated financial report

During CAO Anne Yanciw’s first council meeting with the village, gallery discussion was quite lively

VIDEO: Liberals make child care pledge, Greens unveil platform on Day 6 of campaign

Green party leader Elizabeth May unveils her party’s platform in Toronto

Free Tesla 3 offered with purchase of Surrey townhome

Century Group’s offer for Viridian development runs through Oct. 31

B.C. communities urged to improve access for disabled people

One in four B.C. residents has disability, most want to work

Sikh millworker lodges human rights complaint against Interfor, again

Mander Sohal, fired from Delta’s Acorn Mill, alleges discrimination based on religion and disability

UVic students killed in Bamfield bus crash were from Winnipeg, Iowa City

Authorities said the two victims were a man and a woman, both aged 18

Safety concerns resurface after fatal bus crash on Vancouver Island

Huu-ay-aht First Nations wants a safe route between Bamfield and Port Alberni

National weather forecasters predict average fall, cold winter

The Weather Network says precipitation will about average in most parts of Canada

Two dead, two in critical condition in highway crash near Campbell River

Highway 19 reopened Sunday night after it was closed in both directions

VIDEO: Vancouver Island mayor details emergency response after fatal bus crash

Sharie Minions says she is ‘appalled’ by condition of road where bus crashed

Most Read