Omega Nu of Santa Cruz to hold 22nd Annual Ducky Derby and CarnivalHarvey West Park
Saturday, April 28, 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Admission is free
Call the Ducky Derby hot line 479-4070 or visit website for more information.
Bring the entire family for a fun filled day at Ducky Derby. There will be delicious food, carnival games, music, and entertainment. The event takes place rain or shine.
Over 10,000 rubber ducks will race in heats down a 75 yard man-made waterway. If you adopt ducks you will have a chance to win over 100 incredible prize packages. 100 % of proceeds raised go back into our community via local charities and scholarships through Omega Nu.
Please support this great community fund raising event!
All proceeds from this event benefit Santa Cruz County non-profit organizations, schools and student scholarships. Omega Nu’s contributions are evident:
- Currently Omega Nu has 72 local scholarship recipients from 6 public high schools, studying in California state colleges and universities, whose grants total $51,500
- Total scholarships funded since 1957 top $1,150,000
- In 2011-12 $31,453 was donated to meet the local charity needs in Santa Cruz County
- The Funds for Fundamentals program established in 2005 has granted over $135,165 to 930 local teachers for classroom expenses.
- This year 158 Public School teachers received $21,330
- Contributions of over $1.9 million have been made to the local community over the life of the organization
- Over $500,000 contributed in the last 5 years through charity, scholarship and Funds for Fundamentals programs