Community Walk and Duck Derby
The 2012 walk begun at the Milwaukee Country Sports Complex where participants enjoyed interacting the Franklin High School Sabor Robotics team and ended at the Puetz Road bridge watching their lucky ducks race down the Root River in the 3rd Annual Duck Derby.
The 2 and 3.5 mile fun walks followed a portion of Milwaukee County's scenic Oak Leaf Trail. A sunny spring morning was spent with friends and family in support of Franklin Public Schools and the community.
New this year, all registrations directly benefited particpants school of choice. The net proceeds raised from the walk will be awarded proportionately per school, to fund grants from the Foundation. The amount awarded per school will be based upon participant registration as indicated on the registration form.
The following are the registrations per school, Congratulations to Robinwood Elementary with 64 particpants, coming in right behind them was Pleasant View with 45 participants.
|Ben Franklin: 9|
|Country Dale: 28|
|Forest Park: 19|
|SWG Total: 29|
Thank you to this years Walk and Duck Derby sponsors.
Balloon Sponsor - K-W Electric
Duck Derby Sponsor - AnchorBank
Crane Provider - Giuffre Bros.
In-Kind Bag Sponsor - Marine Bank
Refreshment Sponsors, Klement Sausage, Sargento, Tropic Banana Company, Sendiks and Gardetto's
3rd Annual Duck Derby
Thank you to everyone who tried their luck on a duck! About 700 ducks where dropped from the Puetz Road Bridge and raced showly down the Root River to the finish line.
2012 Duck Derby Winners:
|Second Chance 1||Jenny Heckler|
|Second Chance 2||Travis Grulkowski|
|Second Chance 3||Judy Kremski|
|Second Chance 4||Jim Doolan|
|Second Chance 5||Lucie Dvorak|
|Second Chance 6||Nancy Bartz|
|Second Chance 7||Kimberly Mayzik|
|Second Chance 8||Lori Schultz|
|Second Chance 9||Maxwell Hazlett|
|Second Chance 10||Kim Brzezinski|