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Give Back with Cold Stone Creamery Fundraising

Posted by Kate Christie

Fundraising is no easy task. But restaurant fundraising is a cinch. It’s as simple as enjoying delicious ice cream!


Did you know that Cold Stone Creamery does fundraisers? When your group or organization hosts a Cold Stone Creamery fundraising event, 15% of your supporter’s orders will be donated back to your cause.


In this article, we’ll give you the full run-down on the whos, whats, and hows, and why Cold Stone Creamery is perfect for your group’s next fundraiser.

Infographic: Cold Stone Creamery fundraising at a glance

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How It Works

Setting up your event takes less than 1 minute. All you’ll need to do is:


  1. Choose your location
  2. Select a date and time that’s convenient for your group
  3. Provide your group’s information
  4. Hit Submit. Pretty easy, right?



All types of groups can fundraise, from college clubs to charities to PTAs and more!


After you’ve submitted your selected dates and information 2 weeks in advance of your fundraiser, the ice cream shop has 7 days to respond to your request.


With a Cold Stone Creamery fundraising event, you’ll spend the days leading up to your event spreading the word by posting on social media, reaching out to friends and family, and shouting from the rooftops until all your supporters have heard the best news ever: “Come eat ice cream for a great cause!”


Are you a first-time fundraiser or looking to boost the attendance of your event? Check out our top tips and tricks for How to Host a Successful Fundraiser.


Next, your attendees just need to show up during your event’s time slot and tell the staff they’re there to support your cause. No setup, no teardown, no hassle-just tell everyone to show up hungry. Everyone will be dying to get some tasty ice cream!


Finally, the ice cream shop will send you a check with the total donation amount 4-6 weeks after your event.


You can hold as many Cold Stone Creamery fundraising events as you want. Go ahead and request your next one, if you like!

Close-up of yummy ice cream on a cone at a Cold Stone Creamery fundraising event

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Why is Cold Stone Creamery right for me?

Cold Stone Creamery is known for their excellent ice cream, including rich chocolate ice cream and sweet strawberry ice cream. Whatever you choose, you’re in for a fantastic experience. What’s more, your supporters will enjoy choosing from a wide range of flavors. You can even browse the options ahead of time on the Cold Stone Creamery website.


Cold Stone Creamery is also convenient, affordable, and flexible. With an average menu price of $5, it’s an accessible night out option for those watching their budget.

Get Excited for a Cold Stone Creamery Fundraising Event

Now that you’ve heard all about the delicious options and exciting fundraising potential of Cold Stone Creamery, try it out for your organization’s next fundraiser! Find a participating location near you or view other restaurant fundraising opportunities in your area below.