NEADS Events

World Class Events Supporting World Class Service Dogs: NEADS signature events and community activities offer a variety of opportunities to get involved, have fun, share our mission with friends, and be inspired by our amazing World Class Service Dogs.

Special Events

Annual Meeting

NEADS 305 Redemption Rock Trail South, Princeton, MA

All are welcome to the NEADS Annual Meeting on Tuesday, February 28 at our Princeton, MA campus. In-person attendance is encouraged, but those who are interested can also take part…

Pulling 4 Paws – NEADS Truck Pull 2023

100 Madison St, Worcester, MA 01608 100 Madison Street, Worcester, MA

Join Us with a Team Put your strength to the test and fundraise for NEADS at the same time by taking part in NEADS Pulling 4 Paws Truck Pull. Money…

Annual Events

Get Dressed. Give Back.

Get Dressed. Give Back. is an annual Boston-based fundraiser that brings together supporters, clients, volunteers, Service dogs - and Service Dogs in Training.

How you can get involved:

  • Purchase tickets and attend the event
  • Corporate sponsorship opportunities


Twice a year, in April and in November, the newest NEADS Service Dog Teams, their friends and families, as well as NEADS staff, volunteer puppy raisers, and supporters come together to recognize these life-changing partnerships. Graduation is held at Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School (“Monty Tech”) in Fitchburg, Mass. The public is invited and welcome to join the celebration.

How you can get involved: