Announces Cool New Partnership With Kona Ice

Note: From 2/1/17 to 11/1/17, for every color changing cup sold, a portion of the proceeds went to Kona Ice sold 1.4 million Kona Color Changing Cups and donated $50,000 to

We’re excited to announce our new partnership with Kona Ice! Flavoring your own shaved ice is pretty cool, but it’s even better when you can empower teachers while doing it.

Kona Ice frequently partners with schools across the country as part of their #SEEtheCHANGE program that’s all about giving back to the community. Since 2007, they have donated more than $40 million in pursuit of their philanthropic mission, and this year they are teaming up with to continue supporting childhood education.

Here’s how Kona is helping registered teachers who need a hand:

Buy a Kona to Support a Teacher

2017_see_the_change-2How does Kona make dessert even more exciting? Kona’s unique cups change color when filled with their flavored shaved ice.

Not only do their cups have a fun look, but they also help put supplies in the hands of students who need them. For each cup sold, Kona will use a portion of the funds to adopt a classroom that’s lacking needed materials.

#SEEtheCHANGE for a Free T-Shirt

2017_see_the_change-1Teachers and their students aren’t the only ones who benefit when you buy a color changing cup. With every cup purchase, you’re encouraged to post a picture of your Kona cup to Instagram with #KonaIce and #SEEtheCHANGE for a chance to win a free t-shirt.

To help a classroom, win a free shirt and eat shaved ice, use the Kona finder to search for a Kona Ice truck near you.

Learn more about Kona’s #SEEtheCHANGE program here.

Want to join Kona in adopting great classrooms? Find and donate to a classroom here.