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 …

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 …

10 Ideas to Keep Up the Derby Duck Race Excitement Year After Year

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GAME partners with over 85 nonprofit organizations worldwide to help raise funds through the signature Derby Duck Race events. Many of these partnerships have been racing ducks for only a couple years while others are long time veteran racers with over 10 years under their belt. How do our veteran racers keep their duck races going every year? Check out …

What do Ducks and Turtles have in Common?

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Answer: They will be racing to raise funds for some fantastic organizations! We have one Turbo Turtle Race and three Derby Duck Races that will swim to victory this weekend! Check them out!   The Snappin’ Chaplin Turtle Derby Who: Main Street Perryville Their mission is to stimulate economic growth of the downtown business district, while preserving and protecting the historic …

Two Quacky Texas Duck Races for 4th of July Weekend

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We have two quacky Texas Duck Races for 4th of July weekend! A total of 10,000 Ducks will be taking the plunge for two fantastic nonprofit organizations. Check them out below! Edinburg Duck Derby The first Derby Duck Race of the weekend is racing for the first time! On Saturday, July 2, 2016 the Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg …

Derby Duck Race Spotlight – Brevard, FL

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Every one of GAME’s nonprofit partners and Derby Duck Races are unique and different in their own way. This allows us to  learn different perspectives on different ways to host this type of fundraiser. Each month we are spotlighting one of our racers so the rest of our racer community can have the opportunity to learn from each other to further grow their Derby Duck …

8 Ways to Find New Donors for your Fundraising Event

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Is your donor database small?  Are you looking for new donors and are stressed out that most of your donors are inactive?  Do you want to learn how to communicate more effectively to your donors, develop new donor relationships and look at ways of expanding your duck adoption donor base?  Giving by individuals, not corporations, made up the vast majority …

8 Ways Children can Volunteer for your Derby Duck Race

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One of the great things about a Derby Duck Race is that it is fun for all ages! Here are 8 ways children can volunteer for your Derby Duck Race and have fun while doing it!    Adoption Events Adoption events are a great way for children to practice their interpersonal skills with your community. They also provide a great …

Going QUACKERS for Kids

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  Going Quackers for Kids Our second Derby Duck Race of the year returns to La Mirada, CA for the 9th Annual Going Quackers for Kids Derby Duck Race on Saturday, March 26, 2016. The event begins with an Easter Egg Hunt and Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast at La Mirada Regional Park from 9am – 10:30am PDT. Then at 11am duck …

The 2016 Derby Duck Race Season is Finally Here!

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   26th Annual Great Acadania Running of the Ducks After a nice, long, and well-deserved winter break off, the Derby Ducks are back and 2016 Derby Duck Race Season is finally here! The ducks are more ready than ever to race and raise funds for quacktastic nonprofit organizations across the world. The first race of the year takes place this …