August Stays Busy with Three Derby Duck Races this Weekend

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Over 45,000 Derby Ducks will take the plunge this weekend for three quacky nonprofit organizations! Check them out and Adopt a Duck today! Remember, you don’t need to be present to win!    The GREAT Texarkana Duck Race Who: CHRISTUS St. Michael Foundation CHRISTUS St. Michael provides patient-centered quality care through the Center for Joint Replacement, the designated Primary Stroke …

7 Lucky Derby Duck Races this Weekend

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We have a full weekend of Derby Ducks racing across the country! Over 80,000 Derby Ducks will dip into seven states to race for some quacktastic nonprofit organizations. Check them out and Adopt a Duck today!    Atlanta’s 11th Annual Duck Pluck Who: Special Olympics Georgia Special Olympics Georgia provides year-round sports training and athletic competition for children and adults …

Success from the Start: 5 Things to Know when Considering a Derby Duck Race Fundraiser

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Here at GAME we want all of our nonprofit duck races to be a success from the start. With all the excitement of adding a new quacky fundraiser to your nonprofit organization, we don’t want you to lose sight on what is needed to pull off a quacktastic event. Here are five things to always remember from the start, middle, …

Duck, Duck, Turtle! 3 Races this Weekend!

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Race season is in full swing and going strong into August. With August being our busiest race month, we have two Derby Duck Races and a Mini Turbo Turtle Race to lead the way. Check them out and Adopt a Duck and/or Turtle before they sell out!    Windy City Ducky Derby The first race of the weekend is no …

10 Ideas to Keep Up the Derby Duck Race Excitement Year After Year

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GAME partners with over 85 nonprofit organizations worldwide to help raise funds through the signature Derby Duck Race events. Many of these partnerships have been racing ducks for only a couple years while others are long time veteran racers with over 10 years under their belt. How do our veteran racers keep their duck races going every year? Check out …

What do Ducks and Turtles have in Common?

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Answer: They will be racing to raise funds for some fantastic organizations! We have one Turbo Turtle Race and three Derby Duck Races that will swim to victory this weekend! Check them out!   The Snappin’ Chaplin Turtle Derby Who: Main Street Perryville Their mission is to stimulate economic growth of the downtown business district, while preserving and protecting the historic …

2016 Nonprofit Communications Trends

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We recently read the results of an online survey regarding nonprofit communications trends that was done by NonprofitMarketingGuide.com.  The survey was sent out during November 2015 and a total of 1,613 nonprofits across the U.S. and the District of Columbia completed the survey.  Furthermore, participants in the survey represented the diverse areas of the nonprofit sector. A total of 25% …

Derby Duck Race Tips Straight from our Racers

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The GAME team has many great tips and best practices on how to host a Derby Duck Race, but one great thing about partnering with GAME for your event is that you get to join a whole duck racer community. In this community we can share ideas, tips, inspiration, and cheer each other on! Here are some duck race tips …

How to Increase your Facebook Page’s Reach – Organically

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As the popularity of Facebook has grown over the years, Facebook’s team has been working hard creating algorithms and formulas that control what you see in your news feed. Overtime Facebook introduced paid advertising to help businesses and organizations show their content to targeted audiences. Paid advertising  has made it a little more difficult to reach your audience organically.  So …

Healthcare Foundation's 24th Annual Duck Race

Healthcare Foundation’s 24th Annual Duck Race this Weekend

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Healthcare Foundation Duck Race The Derby Ducks are back in Carlyle, IL this Saturday, July 9, 2016. The Healthcare Foundation’s 24th Annual Duck Race is this weekend.  The Healthcare Foundation  helps families in Clinton, Jefferson, Marion, and Washington Counties. Some examples of their services including: paying for initial doctor visits, purchasing medical equipment and gas cards for hospital visits.  Other …