Rotary Club Charity Duck Race
The proceeds from the event are used to fund Rotary community service programs locally and around the world.
Rotary Club of Daniel Islandis hosting the 15th Annual Rotary Club Charity Duck Race on Daniel Island to support local charities on Saturday, June 5th atNew Realm Brewing Company.Established in 2007, the Charleston Duck Race is an annual rotary club charity duck race that continues to grow each year. The 9 Participating Rotary Clubs change from year to year; the updated list appears on our website in the early Spring of each year as race preparations begin.
The proceeds from the event are used to fund Rotary community service programs locally and around the world. Each Participating Club designates one or more Lowcountry charities as named beneficiaries of the Duck Race. These charities represent a wide selection of local nonprofit organizations focused on health and wellness, hunger and nutrition, housing and shelter, children and families, and education and literacy. Since the Race’s inception, this event has raised over $1.8 million for local beneficiaries and Rotary projects worldwide.
This year's charities:
Since the Race’s inception, this event has raised over $1.8 million for local beneficiaries and Rotary projects worldwide.
All proceeds go to these organizations and there are different ways to donate:
You can adopt a duck or as many ducks as you would like for $10 a duck and be entered in to win the $10,000 prize. In this method your rubber duck will be tagged with an RFID Tracker tag and entered into the thousands of other ducks and if yours crosses the finish line first you will win $10,000. There are also prizes for second place and 5 more prizes of $1,000. This method is not a 501c3 donation as per the recent change in SC laws on Charitable Donations including prizes.
You can also donate to this duck race which will give you a 501c3 Charitable Donation toward the above causes. In this method you will not be entered into the duck race but rather donating to an excellent cause.
Small Business or Large Business Sponsorship
You can use this as a marketing write off, there are different levels at which a business can donate ranging from $250 to $5000, all of which provide a wide range of special recognition at the event and on the Charleston Duck Race Website.
Click here for Sponsorship and Adoption:2021 Charleston Duck Race