Many Ways To Say Thanks

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Duck season may be over but the holidays are a great time to show your duck partners your appreciation! Wish your sponsors, adopters and potential donors for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday with a custom image and note. Other great ideas are to drop off a duck feather along with a Thanksgiving message or duck-o-rate a derby duck with paint and faux …

180,000 Ducks Ready For the 24th Annual Rubber Duck Regatta

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All ducks are on deck for the 24th Annual Rubber Duck Regatta this weekend in Cincinnati, OH! 180,000 of our ducks (yes, you read right, nearly 200k ducks) will be dropped in the Ohio River to raise money for Freestore Foodbank. Freestore Foodbank provides emergency food and services to children and families with an ultimate goal of creating stability and self-reliance …

Double the Ducks for Kiwanis Club of Tampa

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The ducks are making their way back to sunny, Tampa, Florida for their 2nd duck race this Saturday! Last year, the Kiwanis Club of Tampa ‘s inaugural The Incredible Duck Race exceeded their original goal of 5,000 ducks and sold just over 7,400. This year, they have set a goal of 10,000 ducks to raise more money for The Tampa Kiwanis Club Foundation. The foundation …

60,000 Derby Ducks in the Windy City

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Tomorrow, 60,000 rubber ducks will make a splash in Downtown Chicago for the 13th Annual Chicago Ducky Derby! The duck race has been a staple fundraiser for Special Olympics Illinois and raised over $300,000 last year for their athletes. All proceeds benefit more than 23,000 athletes and approximately 20,000 Young Athletes across Illinois, to allow the athletes to participate in the …

The Final Countdown: Zoom Duck Derby and Walk

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It’s the final countdown for the first ever Zoom Duck Derby and Walk! The event will take place on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at the Columbus Zoo and Zoombezi Bay in Ohio. The fun begins at 8:00 a.m. with a wellness walk followed by the Zoom Duck Derby at 9:00 a.m. where 5,000 rubber ducks will splash into the lazy …

8 interesting stats on nonprofit online fundraising

8 Interesting Stats on Nonprofit Online Fundraising and Social Media

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8 Interesting Stats on Nonprofit Online Fundraising and Social Media We recently read 8 interesting stats on nonprofit online fundraising, social media and mobile technology that are taking place in the nonprofit world.  First of all, the good news is that online fundraising revenue is increasing worldwide!  And the even better news is that online fundraising revenue will continue to …

6 nonprofit website mistakes

6 Nonprofit Website Mistakes

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Your nonprofit website is one of the most important fundraising tools you have.  A successful online strategy is one that attracts visitors to your website, engages them with content, and has a call to action. Here are 6 nonprofit website mistakes and how to fix them: No contact information.  Make it easy for website users to find your nonprofit’s phone number, …

How to plan a rubber duck race

How to Plan a Rubber Duck Race

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If your nonprofit is looking for a unique event to take your fundraising to the next level, consider adding a duck race to your fundraising plans.  A rubber duck race allows your nonprofit to break away from the same old fundraisers allowing for a broader reach of your organization’s message. What is a rubber duck race? A duck race is …

Duck Race Promotions for All Year – Part 1

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Duck Season has come to a close and it certainly has been a busy one! However, just because the ducks are on a well-deserved vacation now doesn’t mean that they can’t still be talked about during non-race season.  Here are some duck race promotions for all year that you can implement to keep your duck race in the minds of your …

How you board can help with year-end fundraising

How Your Board Can Help with Year-End Fundraising

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Whether you are prepared for December fundraising or are playing catch up, there are still opportunities for your board to help with  year-end fundraising. Here are some ideas on how your board can help with year-end fundraising and help meet your fundraising goals this year. Thank You Calls A personal phone call is one of the easiest ways for board members to reach …