Help fund 12 new guide dog partnerships

Be a festive fundraiser this Christmas and give a life-changing gift of a guide dog to someone with sight loss. 

Whether helping their owner visit family or friends, or to shop for that special surprise gift for a loved one, your fundraising will help provide life-changing practical support not just at Christmas, but all year round. 

From enjoying every magical Christmas moment to the simple festive pleasures that most people take for granted, our ambition is a future where everyone with sight loss is able to live the life they choose. 

How you can get involved

You can fundraise for us any way you like this Christmas! We’ve put together our favourite festive fundraising ideas to get you started...

Dog in training in front of reindeer

Sign up to do something incredible 

When you sign up to support the 12 Guide Dogs of Christmas, you’ll receive…


  • Lots of free fundraising resources available to download, including our favourite festive activities and much more
  • Fundraising advice and support from our expert team
  • Chance to claim a limited edition Guide Dogs 90 pin badge. Terms and conditions apply.

How your money helps

When I was partnered with my first guide dog, he gave me the confidence to go out more and do everyday things. Having a guide dog is a life-changing experience and I’m phenomenally grateful to Guide Dogs for enabling me to be more independent.
Priya, owner of guide dog Sidney

Looking for more fundraising ideas?

A table filled with Christmas goodies and decorations

Christmas is the perfect time of year to bring everyone together and enjoy all the treats of the season. Turn your seasonal gatherings into life-changing support with a festive tea party and add that extra sparkle with mulled wine and mince pies. Sign up for your free tea party pack today. 

White guide dog next to gold presents under a decorated Christmas tree

Set up a Facebook fundraiser and share your page to ask family to donate instead of sending a card, encourage friends to ditch Secret Santa gifts, or challenge colleagues to donate their last hour of pay. Any money you raise will automatically come to Guide Dogs so we can start putting it to good use straight away.

Get in touch

If you choose to fundraise towards our ‘12 Guide Dogs of Christmas’ this December, our team are here to provide support and advice you may need to ensure your fundraising is a success.

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