A Big Race Week! May 16, 2013

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GAME Duck Races are going to have a very big weekend! This week’s Derby Duck races will be taking place in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Kingsport, Tennessee, Walla Walla, Washington, Vero Beach, Florida and Cartersville, Georgia. Kingsport‘s race taking place this Saturday at noon at the Holston River will give someone a chance at $2000 cash! The race benefits The Boys and …

How Would a Derby Duck Race Benefit Your Organization?

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A Derby Duck race is a great fundraiser for many reasons, the obvious one is raising money for the cause that you work so hard for. The Gross Margin for a Derby Duck fundraising event hovers around 80%, depending on the amount of sponsorships and duck sales you generate. It is the goal of an organization, as well as the …

The Importance of Volunteers to Make a Successful Fundraising Event

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Sales

Volunteers are a very important aspect to any fundraising event, whether it is a gala, a golf tournament or a Derby Duck race. Volunteers can be used for multiple purposes, they can be used for day of set up, traffic control, sales, cleanup etc. With a Derby Duck Race, volunteers become very beneficial in sales and data entry. Some of …

Derby Duck Races Make News in Seattle, WA

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The Seattle Times wrote a great article on the Derby Duck race as a whole and the benefits of a unique fundraising event different then a gala and a golf tournament.  Derby Duck Races extend from coast line to coast line, stretching from the Washington to Rhode Island.  They provide a way for non profits and organizations to raise funds …

Leading a Path to Fundraising Success

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Fundraising, Fundraising Information

Today we are going to talk about leaders, whether they are leaders in our community, within our local or federal government or whether they are our superiors. In order to run a good fundraising event it requires a leader, someone with a vision willing to show all of his/her employees and volunteers why that vision is so important. A good …

Sales; How to Get the Best Out of Your Sales Teams

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Not all Fundraisers involve sales teams, some are geared 100% on marketing to drive traffic to an event at which time donors give. However, some fundraisers do involve selling like when boy scouts or girl scouts sell you cookies, or when you run a Derby Duck Race and you sell Derby Ducks. One of the hardest things to do is …

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 …