Category Archives: volunteer

“Canine Companions has become like a huge extended family…”

At Canine Companions for Independence, our supporters not only support our mission, they support one another! Earlier this month, the Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity from Grand Valley State University in Michigan hosted the 5Kanine to benefit Canine Companions. Of course … Continue reading

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Thank you to our amazing volunteers!!

April is Volunteer Appreciation Month At Canine Companions for Independence, our volunteers form the backbone of our organization. Puppy raisers care for future assistance dogs the first year and a half of the pups’ lives. They are responsible for the early training and socialization … Continue reading

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