Grab a leash and be part of Canine Companions DogFest Walk ‘n Roll! It’s a community dog walk that supports the mission of Canine Companions for Independence. Put together a team of friends, family members, and coworkers. Then fundraise to earn a cool DogFest prize. If you raise $100, you’ll get a DogFest bandana to sport at DogFest. Then come to DogFest for a tail-waggin’ good time.
Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships. the largest non-profit provider of assistance dogs, and is recognized worldwide for the excellence of its dogs, and the quality and longevity of the matches it makes between dogs and people. The result is a life full of increased independence and loving companionship.
There are several ways to get involved. Register to walk – individual or as a team. Support a walker. Donate to the event or sign up to be a DogFest volunteer. Lastly, even if you’re not walking in the event, don’t forget to join the fun on on Saturday, September 12 at Pentagon Row in Arlington. Dogs are welcomed! For more event information, click this link.