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#GivingTuesday Goes To The Dogs And Then Some, In Breaking Previous Record

#GivingTuesday Goes To The Dogs And Then Some, In Breaking Previous Record

December 4, 2018
CENTRAL POINT, OR – #GivingTuesday, November 27th this year, was a global day of giving fueled by the power of...
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Pediatrician Dr. Danielle Rose Joins Dogs for Better Lives’ National Board

Pediatrician Dr. Danielle Rose Joins Dogs for Better Lives’ National Board

November 12, 2018
CENTRAL POINT, OR – This month, Dogs for Better Lives’ (DBL) Board of Directors approved and invited Dr. Danielle Rose...
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Dogs for Better Lives’ Board Expands with National and Diverse Presence

Dogs for Better Lives’ Board Expands with National and Diverse Presence

September 5, 2018
CENTRAL POINT, OR -- At the August board meeting of Dogs for Better Lives, the national nonprofit brought on three...
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National Search Secures Bryan Williams as Dogs for Better Lives’ Next CEO

National Search Secures Bryan Williams as Dogs for Better Lives’ Next CEO

July 24, 2018
CENTRAL POINT, OR ‒ After an extensive four-month search, Dogs for Better Lives’ (DBL) Board of Directors has hired Bryan...
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Name Change, Second Training Facility, and Program Expansion Fulfill Fiscal Year, While Mission Remains Constant

Name Change, Second Training Facility, and Program Expansion Fulfill Fiscal Year, While Mission Remains Constant

July 16, 2018
CENTRAL POINT, OR ‒ Dogs for Better Lives concluded its 2017-18 fiscal year at the end of June, having accomplished...
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Dogs for Better Lives Receives Prestigious 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator, Six Years Running

Dogs for Better Lives Receives Prestigious 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator, Six Years Running

May 2, 2018
CENTRAL POINT, OR – Dogs for Better Lives (DBL), formerly Dogs for the Deaf, recently received notice that once again...
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Dogs for Better Lives Expands Autism Assistance Dog Program Into Portland, Oregon Metro Area

Dogs for Better Lives Expands Autism Assistance Dog Program Into Portland, Oregon Metro Area

April 19, 2018
CENTRAL POINT, OR – Dogs for Better Lives (DBL), formerly Dogs for the Deaf, is expanding its Autism Assistance Dog...
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CEO Blake Matray Departing Dogs for Better Lives on High Note, After Four Years of Accomplishment

CEO Blake Matray Departing Dogs for Better Lives on High Note, After Four Years of Accomplishment

March 9, 2018
CENTRAL POINT, OR – President and CEO Blake Matray will be leaving his position with Dogs for Better Lives (DBL),...
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International Fundraiser Benefits Dogs for Better Lives’ Hearing Dogs and Clients

International Fundraiser Benefits Dogs for Better Lives’ Hearing Dogs and Clients

February 16, 2018
CENTRAL POINT, OR; Dogs for Better Lives (DBL) was honored Thursday, February 15th as the national recipient of Elite Hearing...
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Medical Eye Center’s “12 Days of Giving” Benefits Community and Dogs for Better Lives

Medical Eye Center’s “12 Days of Giving” Benefits Community and Dogs for Better Lives

December 21, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; For many nonprofit organizations, nearly a third (31%) of their annual giving occurs in the month of...
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Dogs for Better Lives Is Recipient Of Swedish Engineering West’s Philanthropic Contest

Dogs for Better Lives Is Recipient Of Swedish Engineering West’s Philanthropic Contest

December 13, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; For many nonprofit organizations, nearly a third (31%) of their annual giving occurs in the month of...
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Second Training Facility Hits Major Milestone, Elevator, Walls, And Framing Define Space

Second Training Facility Hits Major Milestone, Elevator, Walls, And Framing Define Space

December 3, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; In November 2016 Dogs for Better Lives broke ground on their new two-story, 18,900 sq. ft. Second...
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Dogs For Better Lives Breaks All Records With Its November #GivingTuesday Campaign

Dogs For Better Lives Breaks All Records With Its November #GivingTuesday Campaign

November 30, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; Entering its sixth year, #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social...
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Lions Clubs International Foundation Presents Check For Second Training Facility

Lions Clubs International Foundation Presents Check For Second Training Facility

November 21, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; In May, Lions Clubs International Foundation awarded an $85,000 grant to support the construction of Dogs for...
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Dogs For Better Lives Places First Program Assistance Dog in Portland, OR

Dogs For Better Lives Places First Program Assistance Dog in Portland, OR

November 2, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR – Dogs for Better Lives (formerly Dogs for the Deaf) has successfully placed their sixth Program Assistance...
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National Nonprofit Dogs for the Deaf Adopts New, More Encompassing Name – Dogs for Better Lives

National Nonprofit Dogs for the Deaf Adopts New, More Encompassing Name – Dogs for Better Lives

November 1, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR – Celebrating its 40th anniversary in southern Oregon, Dogs for the Deaf announced its new name and...
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Dogs For The Deaf Honored With Coveted Excellence in Business Award From The Chamber of Medford/Jackson County

Dogs For The Deaf Honored With Coveted Excellence in Business Award From The Chamber of Medford/Jackson County

September 15, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; Dogs for the Deaf, Inc. was honored last night in receiving the 2017 Outstanding Corporate Citizen –...
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DFD Receives Largest Grant In 40-Year History For New Training Facility

DFD Receives Largest Grant In 40-Year History For New Training Facility

August 17, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; In August, M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust (Vancouver, WA) awarded a $300,000 grant to support the construction of...
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Dogs For The Deaf Culminates End Of Fiscal Year With Bettering Lives, While Looking To Future

Dogs For The Deaf Culminates End Of Fiscal Year With Bettering Lives, While Looking To Future

July 11, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; Dogs for the Deaf, Inc. concluded their 2016-17 fiscal year at the end of June, having placed...
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Lions Clubs International Foundation Commits Their Support to Dogs for the Deaf’s New Second Training Facility

Lions Clubs International Foundation Commits Their Support to Dogs for the Deaf’s New Second Training Facility

June 19, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; In May, Lions Clubs International Foundation awarded a $85,000 grant to support construction of Dogs for the...
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Trish Welch Joins Dogs for the Deaf’s Board Bringing Extensive Nonprofit Background

Trish Welch Joins Dogs for the Deaf’s Board Bringing Extensive Nonprofit Background

June 15, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR; Dogs for the Deaf, Inc. is pleased to welcome its newest board member, Trish Welch, who has...
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Dogs for the Deaf Broadens Autism Assistance Dog Program With A Third Placement In Southern Oregon

Dogs for the Deaf Broadens Autism Assistance Dog Program With A Third Placement In Southern Oregon

May 15, 2017
CENTRAL POINT, OR – Dogs for the Deaf, Inc. has successfully placed their third Autism Assistance Dog with a young...
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