Credit Unions Partner to Sponsor Duck Race


(bend, or, JUNE 14, 2011)  The 22ND Annual Great Drake Park Duck Race officially kicked off with a special presentation at Bend’s Community Center.  Representatives from various community organizations were presented a check for $61,000 by local Rotarians and event sponsors. The $61,000 represents the amount of money raised during the 2010 campaign.

Since 1989 the Great Rotary Duck Race has donated over $850,000 to Central Oregon charities, all supporting children and families in need.  This year’s event is scheduled for Sunday, September 11, at Drake Park with great thanks to our sponsors; Northwest Community, Selco, OnPoint, and Mid Oregon Credit Union, “Credit Unions Working Together” along with Pacific Power. For additional information about this year’s participating charities, sponsors, ticket outlets and event details go to

Mid Oregon Credit Union is a full-service, member-owned, financial cooperative that has served Central Oregonians since 1957. With over 20,300 members in Deschutes, Jefferson and Crook counties, Mid Oregon Credit Union builds relationships through valued financial solutions. For more information about Mid Oregon Credit Union, their services and branch locations in Bend, Redmond, Prineville, and Madras, please visit their website at


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