November 6, 2015
LARGO, FL - Wendover Art Group is honored to have been the lead sponsor for last night’s inaugural Havana Nights event, held at the historic J.C. Newman Cigar Factory in Ybor City (Tampa), Florida. Benefiting Paws for Patriots™ and Southeastern Guide Dogs, the event raised over $240,000 to transform the lives of veterans. Guest of Honor Marcus Luttrell shared his awe-inspiring experiences and perspective.
Paws for Patriots, a Southeastern Guide Dogs program, provides guide dogs, service dogs, emotional support dogs, and facility therapy dogs for soldiers caught in the crossfire of vision loss, post-traumatic stress, and other disabilities.
"We are honored to have the opportunity to support our veterans who have sacrificed so much for our nation," said Richard Forsyth, CEO of Wendover Art Group. "To hear story after story about how these incredible dogs have positively impacted the lives of our veterans – our heroes – is truly humbling."
Wendover Art Group is a customer-centric domestic creator and manufacturer of high-quality reproduction artwork. We serve the design, hospitality, healthcare and retail industries. We offer a broad and fresh selection of unique artwork and mirrors of the highest quality and craftsmanship at attainable price levels. Find more information at www.wendoverart.com or call 888-743-9232.
Founded in 1982, Southeastern Guide Dogs employs the latest in canine development and behavior research to create and nurture partnerships between visually impaired individuals and extraordinary guide dogs. The non-profit serves more than 400 graduates across the U.S. and continues to place more than 100 dogs each year into careers benefitting people with visual impairments, and veterans. Southeastern Guide Dogs provides all of their services free of charge and receives no government funding. Learn more about how you can transform a person’s life at http://www.guidedogs.org.
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