Tanager Place

Don’t forget to adopt your duck!

The Great Eastern Iowa Duck Race is once again upon us!

The duck race, organized and hosted by Cedar Rapids Daybreak Rotary, is now in its 12th year. All proceeds benefit children, and each entrant has an opportunity to win one of several fabulous prizes.

YouthPort – a collaboration between Boys and Girls Clubs of Cedar Rapids, Tanager Place and Young Parent’s Network – is one of four beneficiaries. (Last year’s duck race garnered $11,250 for YouthPort, which maximizes the strengths and resources of its collaborators to meet the needs of low-income children and families.)

Single ducks are $5 each, or can be purchased in specially discounted “quack packs.” Visit the the Tanager Place pledge page to adopt your duck! Our goal is 500 ducks, so we gotta get quacking!

Prizes include:

  • $5,000 Cash Grand Prize
  • Sports Fan Getaway Package ($2,995 value) – courtesy of Primus Construction
  • RainX* Complete (1 Vehicle 1 Year Unlimited Car Wash) – courtesy of Sparkling Image Car Wash
  • $500 Visa Gift Card – courtesy of King’s Material
  • $500 Visa Gift Card – courtesy of RSM
  • Restaurant Tour Package ($500 value) – courtesy of Tyler, Link, & Barnes, DDS
  • $500 Best Buy Shopping Spree – courtesy of Holmes Murphy and The Overture Group
  • $300 Visa Gift Card – courtesy of Terracon Consultants
  • $250 Dicks Sporting Goods Gift Card – courtesy of LattaHarris, LLP
  • $250 Visa Gift Card – courtesy of Shoemaker & Haaland Professional Engineers
  • $250 Gift Certificate – courtesy of Style Encore
  • $250 Gift Certificate – courtesy of Play it Again Sports
  • Twenty (20) $25 Gift Cards – courtesy of HyVee of Cedar Rapids and Marion Stores
  • Twenty (20) $25 Gift Cards – courtesy of Casey’s General Stores

We’re here to help.

If you (or someone with you) are experiencing a medical emergency, are in danger, or are feeling suicidal, call 911 immediately.

Crisis Call Center:
319-286-4545

Suicide Hotline:
800-273-8255

General Information:
319-365-9164