Last Turtle Race of the Season this Weekend

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Little Guild Turtle Derby Our last turtle race of the season is this weekend.  The Little Guild Turtle Derby is back racing for their 2nd year racing 2,000 turtles in West Cornwall, CT.  The event starts at 12:30 p.m. EDT on Saturday, October 10, 2016 at Cornwall Town Green in Cornwall, CT.  The Grand Prize winner will win $250 cash.  …

Duck Race to Help Youth in Crisis

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17th Annual Great Brevard Duck Race benefiting Crosswinds Youth Services The 17th Annual Great Brevard Duck Race to help youth in crisis returns to the Indian River Festival this Sunday benefiting Crosswinds Youth Services in Brevard County, Florida.  On April 12, 2015, duck race fans can spend a day full of free family-friendly activities, vote on the best decorated duck, …

3 Apps to Try for your Derby Duck Race

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With technology and apps evolving every day, nonprofit organizations can use different tools to their advantage to help plan and execute a Derby Duck Race. Here are some apps that would be great to utilize for your race. Hip Chat – We get it. A Derby Duck Race may not be the only thing you are working on at your …

Derby Duck Race Season Closes with Austin!

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   Austin Duck Derby 2014 has been a great year for our nonprofit partners.  Our Derby Duck Race season closes with Austin, Texas. The 2014 Austin Duck Derby makes its debut in downtown Austin on Saturday, November 15. The ducky festivities will start at 10am CT and 10,000 Derby Ducks will drop off the Ann Richards Bridge into Lady Bird …

Recruiting Volunteers for your Derby Duck Race

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   Volunteer involvement is crucial to the success of a Derby Duck Race.  The big question for many racers is where to find and how to recruit volunteers for this unique event. Step out of the box with these creative ideas for volunteer recruitment for your Derby Duck Race: Identify people who are already in direct or indirect contact with …

Random Facts about Fundraising

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Did you know fundraising dates all the way back to 2500 BCE? Fundraising has been around for thousands of years and each year it continues to grow. Here are some random facts about fundraising and nonprofits that you may not know that can help you with your duck race! The most read part of a fundraising letter is the P.S. …

Giant Quacky Debuts in Port Angeles for his 2014 Tour

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Great Olympic Peninsula Duck Derby  Giant Quacky debuts this weekend and is flying to the Northwest to support the 25th Annual Great Olympic Peninsula Duck Derby in Port Angeles, Washington.  Standing 65 feet tall and weighing 1,100 pounds, Giant Quacky is all over Port Angeles to support Duck Adoptions. The Duck Derby that will take place on Sunday, June 1 at 2:30 …

Welcome To The New Site

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Hello and welcome to the new website for game-fundraising, we are excited to get our new website started and talk about some interesting topics, not only with the Derby Duck Race, but with the fundraising community in general. If you are interested in the Derby Duck Race as a potential fundraising event for your organization please fill out the race …