Thank you for making our 2019 Duck Derby a success!

Our 2019 Winners:

1st Qualifying Race Winner of $100: Leanna Smotherman

2nd Qualifying Race Winner of $100: Heather Bridges

3rd Qualifying Race Winner of $100: Rhonda Whiting

TV Giveaway Winner: Ronnie Tollett

VID Race Winner of $250: LeAnn Gross

Stormtrooper Race Winner of $500: Gloria Hunt

Grand Prize Winner of $1000: Cari Chase!

Team Winners:

Overall Top Sales: Ringgold Primary Duck Vaders

Top Selling Large Business: First Volunteer Bank

Top Selling Small Business: Rose’s Martial Arts

Best Decorated Duck: Ringgold Primary Duck Vaders


We effectively deliver the human, financial, and community resources to help children succeed in school and in life.


For 20 years, Communities In Schools of Catoosa County has been helping students achieve in school, graduate, and on to bright futures. Our unique model positions site coordinators inside the school to assess student’s needs and provide resources to help them succeed in the classroom and in life. We partner with local businesses, social services, agencies, healthcare providers, and volunteers. Whether it’s food, school supplies, counseling, academic assistance, or a positive role model, Communities In Schools is there to help.



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