Derby Duck Fundraiser

The ducks are traveling to Bradenton, Florida this weekend for the 8th Annual Lucky Ducky Race for Pace on May 13, 2017.  Adopt a Duck…Help a Girl!

8th Annual Lucky Ducky Race for PACE

Who: PACE Center for Girls

PACE Manatee started changing girl’s lives in 1989.  PACE helps girls between the ages of 11 and 18, in middle and high school.  Their mission is to help each girl achieve her academic goals, develop real world skills and prepare for the promise of her future.  They believe that every girl, no matter what her life circumstances have been, deserves an opportunity for a better future.

Where: Caddy’s at the Pointe in Bradenton, Florida.

When: Saturday, May 13, 2017. The ducks will race at 3:30 p.m. EDT.

Highlights: This year’s grand prize is a new Chevy Cruze (2 year lease or $6,000) sponsored by Cox Chevrolet! Other prizes include a weekly dinner for 2 at Anna Marie Oyster Bar for a year!  Be sure to be on the lookout for Quacky throughout the day and say hi while taking a selfie. The whole day will be filled with entertainment, games, and fun! The highlight will be watching 20,000 ducks racing down the Manatee River and crossing the finish line! New for 2017 is a a special VID (Very Important Duck) Race just before the Lucky Ducky Race for PACE.

What can a duck do?

  • A $5.00 single duck adoption can provide a girl with the essential supplies she needs to be successful academically.
  • A $20.00 quack pack adoption of 5 ducks can provide a 1 month student transportation pass.
  • A $100.00 flock adoption of 30 ducks can provide a girl and her family with counseling and goal setting, creating hope for her future.

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Derby Duck Fundraiser