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Press Release (Gain-Stovall PR)

After an enthusiastic kick-off event on April 17, Ducky Race non-profits have their tickets in hand and are ready to sell. Here are the participating non-profits:

Boys and Girls Club
Cañon Literacy Center
Florence Fun Fest
Fremont Center for the Arts
Fremont Search & Rescue
Golden Age Center
Habitat for Humanity
Humane Society of Fremont County
Kindred Kids Child Advocacy Center
Loaves & Fishes
PEO Chapter
The Pantry of Fremont
Venture Crew 121

From mid-April to early June, local non-profit partners have exclusive ticket selling rights and keep 40% of their proceeds. The other 60% goes to the Rotary Clubs, which underwrite all the hard costs, with the help of our wonderful local sponsors. 

Tickets are $5.00 each and may be purchased from any of our participating non-profits, at the Ducky booth at upcoming events and prior to the race the day of the Ducky Derby. The first five duckies that cross the finish line win the ticket purchaser cash prizes of $1000.00, $500.00, $250.00, $100.00 and $50.00. Every ticket purchased has a chance to win $35,000.00 toward purchasing a car at Lindner Chevrolet

The annual Ducky Race, on July 4 is a cooperative effort between the Rotary Club of Cañon City and the Florence and Eastern Fremont Rotary Club. For the latest information about the Rotary Rubber Ducky Race, go to the Rotary Club of Cañon City’s Facebook page.