• Hartwick Guiding Eyes puppy
  • Hartwick Guiding Eyes Puppies
  • Hartwick student with Guiding Eyes puppy
  • Hartwick Guiding Eyes puppy

Guiding Eyes for the Blind Puppy Raising Program

Hartwick College works closely with the Guiding Eyes for the Blind organization, http://www.guidingeyes.org/. At any given time, up to 10 students and professional staff members are volunteering with the program raising puppies for an amazing cause.

If you are interested in becoming a puppy raiser, please see below for a quick overview of the process:

1. Fill out an application*.

2. Potential raisers name(s) will be reviewed with Hartwick College professional staff.

3. Wellness Interview with Hartwick College counseling center staff.

4. Residential Life Interview with Jenna Ventura (residential life professional staff member and puppy raiser) and a successful student puppy raiser.

5. Notification of approval or denial from the Office of Residential Life.

6. If approved through Hartwick, please contact GEB representative for our region, Joy Hawksby, via e-mail (jhawksby@guidingeyes.org)

If you have any questions, please contact Jenna Ventura: venturaj@hartwick.edu .

*Reference Form