President's Elite Awards

Photo © John Hoffman

Ducks Unlimited recently announced the top volunteer chapters across the nation. The President's Elite designation is reserved for the chapters that raise between $100,000 and $249,999 in grassroots income for DU's conservation mission.

2018 President's Elite chapters

Chapter name: City, State

  1. Garrison; Garrison, Minnesota 
  2. Capitol Hill Dinner; Washington, D.C.
  3. Wichita; Wichita, Kansas
  4. Gallatin-Madison; Bozeman, Montana 
  5. Ellis County; Waxahachie, Texas
  6. New York City, New York City, New York 
  7. Lake Forest Area, Lake Forest, Illinois 
  8. Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina
  9. Golden, Golden, Colorado 
  10. Monroe Chapter; Monroe, Michigan 
  11. Austin, Austin, Texas
  12. Rankin County, Brandon, Mississippi 
  13. South Metro Flyway; Lakeville, Minnesota 
  14. Appoquinimink; Middletown, Delaware 
  15. Tiger-Louisiana State University; Baton Rouge, Louisiana 
  16. Fort Bend County; Richmond, Texas 
  17. Katy-Brookshire; Katy, Texas
  18. Burt-Washington County; Tekamah, Nebraska 
  19. Paul Bunyan; Brainerd, Minnesota
  20. Raleigh; Raleigh, North Carolina 
  21. Dallas; Dallas, Texas
  22. Colorado State University; Fort Collins, Colorado 
  23. West Sacramento; West Sacramento, California 
  24. South Johnson County; Overland Park, Kansas
  25. St. Tammy West; Covington, Louisiana
  26. Southern Fairfield; Greenwich, Connecticut 
  27. Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, Texas
  28. Bismarck; Bismarck, North Dakota
  29. Kent County; Dover, Delaware 
  30. Dixon; Dixon, California 
  31. Highlands Ranch; Highlands Ranch, Colorado 
  32. Reno; Reno, Nevada 
  33. New Orleans; New Orleans, Louisiana
  34. Western Henrico; Glen Allen, Virginia
  35. Placerville; Placerville, California 
  36. Blackfoot River; Lincoln, Montana 
  37. Baton Rouge; Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  38. Memphis; Memphis, Tennessee 
  39. Wilmington; Wilmington, North Carolina 
  40. Anchorage Spring BBQ; Anchorage, Alaska
  41. Fredericksburg; Fredericksburg, Virginia 
  42. Big Ticket; Cleveland, Texas
  43. Easter Suffolk; Southampton, New York
  44. Salt Lake; Salt Lake City, Utah
  45. Stuttgart; Stuttgart, Arkansas 
  46. Georgetown; Georgetown, South Carolina 
  47. Denton; Denton, Texas
  48. Midland; Midland, Texas
  49. St. Joseph Valley; Mishawaka, Indiana
  50. Marsh Lake; Minneapolis, Minnesota 
  51. Abbeville; Abbeville, Louisiana
  52. University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point; Stevens Point, Wisconsin
  53. Lake Minnetonka; Minnetonka, Minnesota 
  54. Corsicana; Corsicana, Texas
  55. Seward; Seward, Nebraska
  56. Upper Lafourche; Thibodaux, Louisiana
  57. Elko; Elko, Nevada 
  58. North Oakland; Clarkston, Michigan 
  59. Lancaster County; Lancaster, Pennsylvania
  60. Dorchester County; Cambridge, Maryland
  61. Logan County; Lincoln, Illinois 
  62. Lake Cumberland; Somerset, Kentucky 
  63. Fresno; Fresno, California 
  64. East Ascension Parish; Gonzales, Louisiana 
  65. St. Mary's County; Lexington Park, Maryland 
  66. Gwinnett Count; Gwinnett, Georgia
  67. Madison-Ridgeland; Madison-Ridgeland, Mississippi
  68. North Carolina State University; Raleigh, North Carolina
  69. Cleveland County; Norman, Oklahoma 
  70. Germantown-Cordova; Germantown, Tennessee
  71. Greater Kansas City; Kansas City, Missouri
  72. Lake Charles; Lake Charles, Louisiana
  73. Fort Wayne Sponsor; Fort Wayne, Indiana
  74. Jefferson Parish; Metairie, Louisiana
  75. Navasota; Navasota, Texas
  76. Metro - St. Paul; St. Paul, Minnesota