Guide Dogs for the Blind: Labs Live at Andrei’s IV 2014

On Saturday, March 22, Labs of all shapes and sizes took over the event space at Andrei’s Restaurant in Irvine. Gourmet lunch, inspirational keynote speeches and puppies galore! This was the third time the restaurant has played host to the Labs Live fundraiser in collaboration with Guide Dogs for the Blind over the past couple…

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Meet Charla & Velvet – AF’s Sponsored Guide Dog Team

We are very excited to finally introduce the guide dog team the Andrei Foundation sponsored through Guide Dogs for the Blind. Meet Charla and her guide dog Velvet! Charla hails from Texas and this is her first experience with a guide dog. Velvet, a female black lab,  graduated just a few short weeks ago (hope to…

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Summer Update from O.C. Makapo Aquatics

The Andrei Foundation funds approximately 20% of the Makapo Aquatics Project, an incredible Orange County non-profit that offers blind and visually impaired adults an opportunity to become involved with outrigger paddling in addition to conducting paddling classes for visually impaired and blind children. Here’s the latest update on some of the great events they’ve been able…

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