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 …

Two Quacky Texas Duck Races for 4th of July Weekend

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We have two quacky Texas Duck Races for 4th of July weekend! A total of 10,000 Ducks will be taking the plunge for two fantastic nonprofit organizations. Check them out below! Edinburg Duck Derby The first Derby Duck Race of the weekend is racing for the first time! On Saturday, July 2, 2016 the Boys & Girls Clubs of Edinburg …

Using Facebook LIVE Video for your Nonprofit

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  Using Facebook LIVE Video for your nonprofit can be one of the fastest routes to gain a following on your Facebook page. Since videos are the most shareable posts on Facebook, Facebook has been working on creating ways you can optimize your video posts. Last year Facebook launched Live Video for public figures and celebrities to stream live footage …

First Annual Lorain Duck Derby this Weekend

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Lorain Duck Derby The First Annual Lorain Duck Derby is Sunday, June 26, 2016 during the Lorain International Festival in Ohio and has some great cash prizes. The Lorain Duck Derby will be held Sunday, June 26, 2016 during the Lorain International Festival in Ohio. All week Lorain residents and visitors will celebrate cultures, diversity, and community through music, food, …

Derby Duck Race Spotlight – Brevard, FL

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Every one of GAME’s nonprofit partners and Derby Duck Races are unique and different in their own way. This allows us to  learn different perspectives on different ways to host this type of fundraiser. Each month we are spotlighting one of our racers so the rest of our racer community can have the opportunity to learn from each other to further grow their Derby Duck …

8 Ways to Find New Donors for your Fundraising Event

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Is your donor database small?  Are you looking for new donors and are stressed out that most of your donors are inactive?  Do you want to learn how to communicate more effectively to your donors, develop new donor relationships and look at ways of expanding your duck adoption donor base?  Giving by individuals, not corporations, made up the vast majority …

8 Ways Children can Volunteer for your Derby Duck Race

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One of the great things about a Derby Duck Race is that it is fun for all ages! Here are 8 ways children can volunteer for your Derby Duck Race and have fun while doing it!    Adoption Events Adoption events are a great way for children to practice their interpersonal skills with your community. They also provide a great …

Big Prizes at this Weekend’s Derby Duck Races

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Big prizes at this weekend’s Derby Duck Races are in store for some duck adopters. Check out these four races we have lined up starting May 20, 2016! Coastal Duck Derby Who: Open House Youth Shelter The Open House Youth Shelter is the only emergency youth shelter of its type in their region and serves children in crisis as well …

10 Ways Nonprofit Communicators Can Improve Their Creativity

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If you are in the middle of setting a plan for an upcoming fundraising campaign or figuring out your event strategy for your upcoming Derby Duck Race and are struggling with a creative block, don’t worry.  Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced and developed and the more you make creativity part of your daily life, the more it will grow. Here …