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 …

Derby Duck Race Season Wraps Up with Two Races this Weekend

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Kiwanis Incredible Duck Splash   Our first Derby Duck Race of the weekend takes us to sunny California. The Kiwanis Incredible Duck Splash is back for their 12th year racing 10,000 Derby Ducks in Glendale, CA. This lucky duck event also takes place on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Verdugo Park from 10am – 3pm PDT. Spectators can enjoy a …

28th Annual Mid-Columbia Duck Race This Weekend

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28th Annual Mid-Columbia Duck Race The 28th Annual Mid-Columbia Duck Race this weekend returns to Kennewick, WA on Saturday, October 8, 2016.   Hosted by the Tri-Cities Rotary, duck race fans can enjoy vendors, hot dogs, bounce houses and more! Goodie bags will be given out for the first 150 children attending the race!  A total of 40,000 Derby Ducks will splash down …

Email Campaign Ideas for your Derby Duck Race

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A great way to get the word out about your Derby Duck Race is through email. Instead of the regular “Adopt a Duck” informational emails, here are some fun campaigns you can use to increase your duck adoptions. Here are some email campaign ideas for your Derby Duck Race: Save the Date  Include a Save the Date image in your monthly …

35,000 Derby Ducks Racing this Weekend

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We have three fun Derby Duck Races this weekend for three different, yet amazing organizations.  Get your ducks in a row and Adopt a Duck today to support these nonprofits.  You don’t have to be present to win!       13th Annual URS Rubber Duck Regatta Who: United Rehabilitation Services United Rehabilitation Services (URS) provides a safety net of support …

4 Quacky Derby Duck Races this Weekend

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We have 4 quacky Derby Duck Races this weekend!  Over 35,000 Derby Ducks will be launched in four states to race for some quacktastic nonprofit organizations.  Check them out down below and Adopt a Duck today before they sell out! 21st Annual SERTOMA Great Topeka Duck Race Who: Sertoma Clubs of Topeka The Sertoma Clubs of Topeka support nonprofits such as the Big …

Social Media Marketing in 2016 – What Recent Research Reveals

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Social media marketing seems to be a constant state of flux.  It’s a challenge for marketers to keep up with the latest social media marketing trends. We recently read the findings from the 2016 Social Media Marketing Industry report. A total of 5,100 marketers were surveyed on how they use social media to promote their business. Here is a quick summary …

Three Derby Duck Races to Celebrate Labor Day Weekend

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We have three Derby Duck Races scheduled for Labor Day weekend! Check them out and Adopt a Duck before they sell out! Labor Day Weekend Duck Races    On the West Coast, the first race of the weekend is no first-timer to duck racing! The 11th Annual Antelope Valley Rubber Duck Race presented by Kiwanis Club of Palmdale West is taking …

A Weekend Filled with Derby Ducks and Turbo Turtles

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We have a weekend filled with Derby Ducks and Turbo Turtles.  Check them out and support these fantastic nonprofit organizations today!   Center for Prevention of Abuse The first race of the weekend is no first-timer to duck racing! The Center for Prevention of Abuse is racing for the 28th year! On Saturday, August 27 join 25,000 Derby Ducks at Eastside …

Fun Ways to Use your Duck Race Merchandise

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One of the benefits for partnering with GAME is all the fun quacky merchandise you receive with your fundraising package. Here are some fun ways to use your duck race merchandise including promotional items for giveaways and also to promote your race.  Check them out! Fun Ways to Use Your Duck Race Merchandise   Mini Duck Pluck – This is …