The Redding Ducky Derby Race in Redding’s Caldwell Park is a unique event designed as a fund-raising opportunity for the Rotary Foundation Against Substance Abuse and local youth groups. Since inception over $3 million has been returned to local communities for youth development programs and drug- and alcohol-free activities. These programs have benefited countless young people in the North State.
$173,039 Distributed To Local Youth
Redding East Rotary announces $173,039 in funding awarded to local youth development programs and drug- and alcohol-free activities. Thanks to the 23rd annual Ducky Derby, local schools, clubs, and youth organizations received 98% of the duck tickets sold, with Turtle Bay School, Boulder Creek School, and Grant School Sports Boosters leading the 55 youth groups in duck sales.
Top “Duck Sellers” were:
1st Place: Kyla Handley, Grade 3, Bonney View School.
2nd Place: Mitchell Menns, Boy Scout Troop 37
3rd Place: Sienna Young, Grade K, Buckeye Cute Baton
4th Place: Colton Miles, Grade 5, Bonney View School