Get Involved



Register as an individual or create a team! Once you’ve registered, you can customize your personal fundraising page to tell your story and let people know what motivates you to participate in DogFest Walk ‘n Roll™. Start fundraising and spread the word about this fun dog- and family-friendly event! Your efforts will support the mission of Canine Companions for Independence! Find the event nearest you and register today.


You can support Canine Companions assistance dogs through DogFest Walk ‘n Roll™ by making an online donation today! Funds raised go towards pairing our highly trained assistance dogs with people with disabilities. Most agree the experience is life-changing, and it’s all free because of people like you who support our mission. Donate to an individual or DogFest event to show your support or honor a loved one. Every dollar makes a difference! Search for the individual or event to make your donation.


DogFest Walk n’ Roll™ wouldn’t be possible without the support of committed volunteers. You can get involved in a variety of ways in the planning of DogFest by joining a local DogFest committee, such as team recruitment, sponsorship, publicity, logistics or entertainment. You may also consider volunteering the day of DogFest by helping with registration, greeting participants, providing directions and so much more. We’ll find a great spot for you and there’s something for everyone. Click here to register to volunteer!


Sponsorship is an important and easy way for businesses and organizations to support DogFest Walk n’ Roll™ and contribute to Canine Companions for Independence’s life-changing mission. Not only do you support a wonderful cause, you receive great exposure in the community and provide leadership and volunteer opportunities for your employees or organization’s members! Sponsorship comes in many forms, each with their own benefits package. Suitable types of sponsorship include a cash sponsorship gift or an equivalent in-kind donation of product or service to put on a DogFest event. Download our sponsorship brochure for information on levels and benefits or request information from a staff partner.

Festival booths

You can make a difference! The Festival puts the “fest” in DogFest and we would like to invite you to participate in DogFest as a booth vendor. Your organization or business will have an unparalleled opportunity to promote the scope of your business or services to a targeted and captive audience of dog lovers, adults, children and the community-at-large. Join the Festival.