September 28, 2019 | Downtown Kalamazoo Mall

A Fundraiser Benefiting

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Join us for Michigan’s shortest race, coming in at 369 feet this course will challenge you in ways you never knew! Every step of this course takes you closer to the finish line, the tangible ending of the race. Our agency walks those final steps of life with our clients and families. Providing care and support to anyone in the community who needs us, regardless of their ability to pay for these services. That’s where you come in. As you race alongside us on September 28th you’ll be helping us continue to be #HereForLife for those that need us.

Stick around for the Point1K & the brand new Community After Party!

  • Registration fee: $25, includes event t-shirt, race medal and bib!
  • Register for a Team of 4 for only $80
  • Special friends can race for free — and receive a complimentary shirt.
  • Kids under 12 can race for free! (no t-shirt available)
  • Point 1K Presented by your company on all media, website, advertising and event materials (signs, programs, etc.)
  • Special verbal recognition at the start of the race by the MC and post-race by the DJ during the new after party!
  • Your logo printed in the top tier position on race shirts
  • Opportunity to distribute medals and congratulate participants at finish line
  • Recognition on social media as presenting sponsor, including on cover photo and event cover photo
  • Opportunity to have the event mascot visit your company prior to event for some fun cross promotion
  • Eight .1K entries and unlimited 20% discount code for employees/friends
  • Your logo included on posters and event materials

  • Verbal recognition before the race by the MC

  • Your logo printed in the 2nd tier location on race shirts

  • Opportunity to have the event mascot visit your company prior to event for some fun cross promotion

  • Recognition on social media and website

  • Four .1K entries and unlimited 20% discount code for employees/friends

  • Business name listed in event program

  • Business name listed on race shirt

  • Opportunity to have the event mascot visit your company prior to event for some fun cross promotion

  • Recognition on social media and website

  • 20% discount to employees on .1K entries

  • Business name listed in event program

  • Recognition on social media and website

  • 20% discount to employees on .1K entries

10am — Amazing Pre-Race
12pm — Point1K
12:05pm — AFTER PARTY

Grand Prize is 4 tickets to Disney World!

24 other amazing prizes… but the most exciting prize of all? Being able to help kids!

Every duck ‘adopted’ through the Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan Duck Derby Raffle helps to support Journeys — a program for grieving kids, teens & their families offered for free to anyone in the community.

Visit our Facebook page for more information.

  • Special sponsor “thank you” announcement at the Point 1K.
  • Tier one placement of your logo on the Giant Wheel of Ducks.
  • Your logo on all advertising and on 4,000 Duck Derby tickets.
  • Sponsor listing at the event and all ticket sale venues.
  • Recognition on event posters, website, and newsletter.
  • Four Point 1K entries and 20% off entries for your employees.
  • Tier two placement of your logo on the Giant Wheel of Ducks.
  • Your logo printed on 4,000 Duck Derby tickets.
  • Sponsor listing at event and all ticket sale venues.
  • Recognition on event posters, website, social media and newsletter.
  • Two Point 1K entries and 20% off entries for your employees.
  • Tier three placement on the Giant Wheel of Ducks.
  • Sponsor listing at event and all ticket sale venues.
  • Recognition on website and social media.
  • 20% off Point 1K race entries for your employees.
  • Sponsor listing at event, on website, and social media.
  • 20% off Point 1K race entries for your employees.
  • Sponsor listing at event and on website.

We’re looking for prizes to give away at the raffle — with a value between $50 and $1,000,000 ☺

If you would like to donate a prize please let us know!

Pay by check:
Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan
2255 West Centre Avenue, Portage, MI 49024

Or call to donate by credit card.

For more info, call Katie at 269.345.0273 or email kathleen.paauwe@hospiceswmi.org.