Nightly News   |  January 27, 2014

Donations Help Blind Man Get New Guide Dog

Cecil Williams, a blind man who fell onto the New York City subway tracks, credited his guide dog with saving his life. His dog had to retire – but after an outpouring of support, Williams has gotten a new one.

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>>> and an update on a man we profiled here a while back, a blind new yorker named cecil williams who collapsed and fell between the subway track, with his guide dog by his side, they both survived with the train on top of them. cecil didn't want to lose orlando who is turning 11 and must retire, but now thanks to donations like you, orlando can stay with his new buddy, godiva. ready to pour on the conditional love after training, as they will now remain a happy family of three.