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Duck Races

Great Neighbors' Duck Races Quack, quack, the duck races are back! Join us for the 15th annual Great Neighbors' Duck Races on Saturday, October 1, during South St. Paul's On The Road Again festival. How it works: rubber ducks will compete in a series of races to win prizes. Races will happen approximately every 15 [...]

2022-08-11T10:57:15-05:00October 1st, 2022||

September Newsletter

  Change is in the air! The summer is beginning to wind down, school is starting up again and Neighbors is bringing back some annual Fall events. Read all about how you can get involved and support Neighbors and our programming by attending an event, donating food and clothing or volunteering your time in our [...]

2021-09-01T08:36:49-05:00September 1st, 2021|Donating, News, Volunteering|

Duck Pond Replaces Duck Races in 2020

The Neighbors Ducks Are Still Afloat in 2020 Neighbors’ signature benefit event – the Great Neighbors’ Duck Races – will be altered this year to accommodate safety precautions due to COVID-19. Instead of racing rubber ducks, the ducks will be placed into a pond and plucked out for a chance to win prizes for their [...]

2020-09-28T09:19:53-05:00September 28th, 2020|Donors, Events|

August Newsletter

Find out about the latest updates at Neighbors, Inc. - including when our Clothes Closet Thrift Store is re-opening, information about volunteer activities you can do at home and an update on our annual Duck Races event. Click here to read the August newsletter.   

2020-08-05T11:57:40-05:00August 5th, 2020|News, Volunteers|

2019 Great Neighbors’ Duck Races Prize Winners

We had a great day filled with fun and lots and lots of ducks during the 12th Annual Great Neighbors' Duck Races on Saturday, October 5th. Thank you to everyone who supported Neighbors, Inc. by adopting a duck. Congratulations to this year's prize winners! Race #1 Angelo’s Pizza gift certificate: Shannon B. The Coop gift [...]

2020-08-03T09:25:49-05:00October 5th, 2019|Donors, Events|

12th Annual Great Neighbors’ Duck Races on October 5th

Great Neighbors’ Duck Races Back on the Road Again Annual Benefit Event for Neighbors, Inc. Neighbors’ signature benefit event – the Great Neighbors’ Duck Races – will be held on October 5, 2019, during South St. Paul’s On The Road Again community festival. The Duck Races event features a series of rubber duck races throughout [...]

2020-08-03T09:26:47-05:00September 30th, 2019|Donors, Events, Events|

2018 Great Neighbors Duck Races on September 29th

Ducks and Trucks 2018 Great Neighbors’ Duck Races To Be Held During Touch A Truck Community Event Quack, quack! The Great Neighbors’ Duck Races are back and this year we’ll be in with the big rigs as part of the annual Touch A Truck community event in West St. Paul. The fun begins at 2 [...]

2020-08-03T09:54:04-05:00September 21st, 2018|Events|

Congratulations to the 2017 Duck Races prize winners!

Thank you to everyone who supported Neighbors during the 10th Annual Great Neighbors' Duck Races! A full list of winners* is available below -- please contact Heidi at 651.206.3154 to claim your prize! RACE #1* ESCAPE MSP gift certificate: Carolyn Adams Ruby Tuesday dinner for two: Solveig Bentson Cherry Berry gift card: Ruth Bader RACE [...]

2020-11-13T14:03:52-06:00October 7th, 2017|Events, Events, News|

2016 Duck Races: Prize Winners

Congratulations to all the winners at this year's Great Neighbors' Duck Races on October 1! Prizes may be picked up at Neighbors, Inc. during regular business hours beginning Monday, October 3. FINAL RACE One-year lease on a Jeep Renegade: Jose R. Golf package for two at Inver Wood Golf Course: Vern and Patricia W. Mall [...]

2020-11-06T08:54:57-06:00October 3rd, 2016|Donors, Events, News|

Announcing ‘Delbert 2016’

It is with great excitement that I – Delbert the Duck – announce my campaign to bring awareness about some important issues facing our community! For those who don’t know me, I represent Neighbors, Inc., a local non-profit that provides emergency assistance programs to low-income members of northern Dakota County. This includes providing people with [...]

2020-11-03T10:21:47-06:00May 19th, 2016|Communities, Events, News|

2014 Duck Race Winners

Please click here to see the 2014 Duck Race Winners!   Be sure to contact us within 30 days to claim your prize (we have tried to contact everyone already).   Duck Race Winners 10-4-2014

2014-10-10T12:27:52-05:00October 4th, 2014|Events|

Prize List for the Duck Races

Here are just some of the FABULOUS prizes for the upcoming Great Neighbors' Duck Races on October 4th: Entertainment: Movie passes to AMC Showplace Theatre tickets to Brave New Workshop & Ordway Sports & Activities: Bowling for 4 at Treasure Island Casino St. Paul Saints baseball tickets MN Pro Paintball admission tickets Wine and Canvas experience [...]

2014-09-26T16:04:03-05:00September 26th, 2014|Entertainment, Events, Events|

Choose Your Favorite Decorated Duck!

In honor of the upcoming Great Neighbors' Duck Race, the staff and program supervisors have put their creative talents on display by each decorating a rubber ducky. It's your turn to tell us which one you like best! Visit our Facebook page and "like" your favorite duck. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152711039650152.1073741833.100872450151&type=1             Don't [...]

2014-09-03T22:01:09-05:00September 2nd, 2014|Entertainment, Events, Events, Neighbors Staff|

Kids Coloring Contest for Duck Races

Do you know a coloring enthusiast? As part of the upcoming family-fun Great Neighbors' Duck Races, we are having a coloring contest! The winning entries will receive tickets to the Science Museum of Minnesota. Children in kindergarten - 6th grades can participate. Just print off and color the attached coloring contest picture and return it [...]

2014-08-27T21:09:34-05:00August 28th, 2014|Communities, Entertainment, Events, Events|
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