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GAME EVENTS 2019 Duck Race

This weekend, our ducks are kicking off the 2019 season in Naples, Florida! The Great Naples Duck Race is raising funds as well as awareness to keep kids safe around water. Hosted by NCH Safe & Healthy Children’s Coalition, the organization partners with agencies throughout Collier County to improve the health and safety of children in the community. A few of their efforts …

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

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   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

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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

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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 …

Firequacker Fourth of July Duck Races

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    American flags, barbecues, family and friends, and “firequackers” will mark another Fourth of July celebration across the country. We have two great Derby Duck Races this weekend that will make this year’s Fourth one to remember.   40,000 – 50,000 Derby Ducks will race at the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley Duck Race this Friday. …

Great Tombigbee Duck Race

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  Great Tombigbee Duck Race This weekend’s Duck Race takes us to Columbus, Mississippi for the 3rd annual Great Tombigbee Duck Race. On Saturday, June 14, a total of 5,000 Derby Ducks race to the finish line at the Columbus River for the chance to win cash prizes. Proceeds benefit the Columbus-Lowndes Habitat for Humanity whose goal is to eliminate …

Goodsearch, The Giving Search Engine

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A big portion of this blog is to write about unique fundraising ideas as well as tips to putting together a successful fundraising event. In the past few blogs I have written about marketing your events, and the pros and cons of face to face versus online marketing. We have discussed acquiring sponsorships during a down economy and we have …

Face to Face Marketing vs. Online Marketing

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I wanted to write a blog on a subject matter that seems to be at the front of the fundraising world, the idea of face to face marketing vs. online marketing.  I am not here to say that one is better than the other, as we all use both, or at least we should use both.  When GAME markets the …