Creating a Social Media Committee for your Nonprofit

Creating a Social Media Committee for your Nonprofit

Game Events Social Media

There are many ways for your nonprofit to create more awareness about your organization.  But what is one of the best ways to create some buzz?  Create a Social Media Committee.  What is a Social Media Committee? A social media committee is a team of supporters who are passionate about your mission and who spend a lot of time on …

Design Visual Images Like a Pro

Game Events Marketing, Social Media, Storytelling

While the digital landscape is changing daily there is one thing that remains constant, the need for compelling images in storytelling.  Whether you are sharing news, educating about your nonprofit’s cause, fundraising, recruiting volunteers, or recognizing your donors,  visual content is a defining factor in helping your audience connect with your organization and your mission.  You don’t need to be …

Duck Race New Year's Resolutions for 2017

Duck Race New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

Game Events Branding, rubber duck race, Social Media

Happy New Year racers! With just a few days left of 2016, it’s time to start thinking about your resolutions for 2017.  Resolutions are all about making yourself better – but why can’t that include your nonprofit?  Pick a few resolutions that we have listed down below that resonate with you and incorporate them in your duck race planning for …

Duck Race Promotions for All Year – Part 2

Game Events Fundraising Community, rubber duck race

Last month we posted some ways that you can promote your duck race all year.  Here’s the second part of the series which includes additional ideas for duck race promotions for all year. Sponsor Appreciation Show images of your sponsors and thank them for their support of this past year’s race.  You can also post pictures of Quacky visiting businesses who …

Social Media Playbook Strategies

Three Strategies to Add to Your Social Media Playbook

Game Events Fundraising, Marketing, Social Media

This is the time of year that whether you are a sports fan or not, you have to sit back in amazement at the marketing machine behind the National Football League. The NFL and its teams have mastered what it takes to create loyal fans who are engaged throughout the year.  How can you rally your nonprofit supporters using some of …

Making Your Board the Best It Can Be

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Fundraising, Fundraising Community

Here is a great article from the January 2016 issue of NonProfit Pro that focuses on the topic of making your board the best it can be.  It discusses different qualities nonprofits should look for when electing new board members for their organizations! Having your board members who want to be involved with your Rubber Duck Race are a great asset …

Giant Quacky Supports the Idaho Falls Duck Race

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Fundraising, Fundraising Community

   After a successful duck race last month in Port Angeles, Giant Quacky headed out to Idaho Falls to support the 24th Annual Great Snake River Greenbelt Duck Race. Hosted by the Idaho Falls Rotary, the Great Snake River Duck Race will take place on August 9, 2014 at 10am MT. Giant Quacky has been making his rounds around town …

Over 20 Years of Derby Duck Racing

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Fundraising, Fundraising Community

We have two events this weekend in which both racers have been derby duck racing for over 20 years! Take a look at these two quacky veterans and Adopt a Duck today!     (Above photos courtesy of Rapid City Journal) Great Black Hills Duck Race On Sunday, July 27th the 2014 Great Black Hills Duck Race returns to Rapid …

6th Annual Great Eastern Iowa Duck Race

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Fundraising, Fundraising Community

6th Annual Great Eastern Iowa Duck Race The 6th Annual Great Eastern Iowa Duck Race is this Saturday, July 19th benefiting Cedar Rapids Daybreak Rotary. Starting at 2pm CT, 15,000 Derby Ducks race at Noelridge Park for a chance to win the $10,000 grand prize. Other prizes include a Sports Fan Getaway, unlimited car washes for a year, a Night on the …

This Weeks Racers – August 2, 2013

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Fundraising

This week’s GAME Duck Race will be taking place in Evansville, Indiana on the Ohio River! The 19th Annual Goodwill Industries Ducks on the Ohio race will start at 2:02 pm on Saturday, August 3 at Dress Plaza on the Ohio Riverfront. The grand prize winner will receive $10,000 cash! This race benefits Goodwill in Evansville which provides educational programs …