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Nancy Riker's Team

Organized by: DCRotary Duck Race

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Event Name: DC Duck Race

EVENT DATE Apr 30, 2016

THE STORY:

Washington, D.C.’s first ever D.C. Duck Race is set for April 30, 2016. The Rotary Club of Washington D.C. will host the event on the Anacostia River at The Yards Park thanks in part to a partnership with the Capitol Riverfront Business Improvement District (BID).

The D.C. Duck Race is a fun, family-friendly event and festival that will bring the community together in support of local non-profits and organizations. "Sponsor” numbered rubber ducks that will participate in a race in the Anacostia River, with funds supporting the Rotary Club and community organizations.  This event is modeled on many successful events hosted by Rotary Clubs across the United States, including one run in Aspen, Colorado for more than two decades. 

First prize is $5,000 or a Special Duck worth $1,000,000!!* Plus an additional 10 or more prizes will be awarded.

Funds raised through this event:

  • provide annual grants in excess of  $140,000 to more than 30 local  non-profits
  • hosts career fairs for D.C. high school students​​
  • provides dictionaries to local 3rd graders​
  • feeds the homeless every month in the nation’s capita​l
  • ​​s​upports international projects through matching grants

The Rotary Club of Washington, D.C. is very active in the local community. In addition to the projects listed on the previous page, the Rotary Club has a partnership with D.C. Habitat for Humanity and the Ivy City III Project that provided 11 new homes to D.C. residents.  

“This will be an enjoyable family event for people of all ages and a chance for sponsors to join the D.C. Rotary Club as it continues more than a century of service to our community,” said Rotary Club of Washington, D.C. President David O. Treadwell.

 You can learn more about the D.C. Duck Race and the Rotary Club of Washington, D.C. at www.dcduckrace.org

Thank you for your duck sponsorship! We'll see you at The Yards Park on April 30, 2016!

​ *For every 3,333 ducks sponsored, one will be a Special Duck worth $1 Million if it comes in 1st place.

$1,640

MONEY RAISED
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  • Springy from Keuka College

    $40

  • Christine Allgeier

    $30

  • Jean Hirons

    $25

  • Lesley

    $25

  • Andrew Prevost

    $100

  • Sharon

    $20

  • Ken and Sharon Hurley

     

  • Sondra Stevens

    $30

  • Lynn Lannon

    $100

  • Ralph and Lizanne

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $150

  • Jean and Bill Green

    $30

  • Susan

    $20

  • Keuka T-Bone

    $50

  • Rod & Marge Patterson

    $25

  • Temp

    $50

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Patricia Schantz

    $20

  • Country Cuz Kate

    $10

  • Yvonne and Todd

    $50

  • The Higginbotham's

     

  • Lynda Martin-McCormick

    $20

  • Bart and Pat

    $100

  • Linda Bauch

    $30

  • Helen Moore

    $100

  • Carol W.

    $20

  • Steve, Darlene, Kristen

    $30

  • Carol and Jim Griffith

    $50

  • Helen Matthews

    $20

  • Jan Canterbury

    $50

  • Takoma Park Singers Alto

    $30

  • Anonymous

     

  • patty and john oliver

    $50

  • Colby Prevost

    $100

  • Marian E Jackson

    $40

  • Rob and Priscilla

    $100

  • Ocean Pines Quackers

    $30

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DCRotary Duck Race

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The Team: $1,640 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Donor Comments

Ocean Pines Quackers

Ocean Pines Quackers

DONATION: $30

2 years ago

Rob and Priscilla

Rob and Priscilla

DONATION: $100

2 years ago

Marian E Jackson

Marian E Jackson

DONATION: $40

2 years ago

Colby Prevost

Colby Prevost

DONATION: $100

2 years ago

patty and john oliver

patty and john oliver

DONATION: $50

congratulations NANCY! 2 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

2 years ago

Takoma Park Singers Alto

Takoma Park Singers Alto

DONATION: $30

Go in Harmony Ducks! 2 years ago

Jan Canterbury

Jan Canterbury

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

Helen Matthews

Helen Matthews

DONATION: $20

2 years ago

Carol and Jim Griffith

Carol and Jim Griffith

DONATION: $50

2 years ago

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