Parade of Trees

Guide Dogs of the Desert

GDD is proud to partner with Ozel Jewelers on El Paseo in Palm Desert for this fun event. Purchase your entry tickets today for a chance to choose the name for one of our new puppies. Close to $7000.00 in prizes in all will be given out. Entry tickets must be purchased by Dec 17th […]

Barry Manilow’s Gift of Love Concert

McCallum Theatre

Guide Dogs of the Desert is honored to be selected among the charities in our area to receive a donation from the Barry Manilow Gift of Love Concert Series 3! Join us on December 8th as we will be there on stage with Mr. Manilow! Tickets go quick. Click the link below to purchase your […]

Santa Paws 5k & Lil’ Elf Dash

Temple Isaiah

We are so happy to announce that the Santa Paws is back for 2021 benefiting our organization!  Click the link below and register to participate in this incredibly merry event Register for Santa Paws Here!

Read It and Eat It

Ben and Jerry's at The River

Ben & Jerry’s hosts book signing with celebrity author and local NBC  Palm Springs Anchor, Thalia Hayden. Sunday, January 16th. 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Join us at The River in Rancho Mirage.  Thalia Hayden is an award-winning journalist with a news career  spanning more than two decades. LOCAL CELEB: Addict to Anchor is an […]

The Gardens on El Paseo 24th Annual Concert Series

The Gardens on El Paseo

Gypsy Benefiting Guide Dogs of the Desert   The Gardens on El Paseo is excited to host the 24th Annual Concert Series again, kicking off on January 22 and ending on March 12. This series has brought together music and giving to unite the community for over two decades. Since the concert’s inception, The Gardens has […]

Guide Dogs of the Desert May Class

Our April Class of Guide Dogs Teams will be training May 1st through May 20th Graduation is May 21st from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Guide Dogs of the Desert May Graduation

UC-Riverside Palm Desert

Graduation for the April class of Guide Dog Teams is happening May 21st, starting at 1pm! The location has changed! We will be hosting Graduation at Building B of the the UC-Riverside Palm Desert Campus! If you would like to attend, please email

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