Drop Everything: It’s Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day!
It’s hard to decide which is the very best day of the year. Our birthdays? Perhaps. The first day of summer? Maybe! But there’s a very good chance that the very best day of the year is today. That’s because today is FREE Ben & Jerry’s Cone Day! Yay! Yum! Woo!
“Since 1979, Free Cone Day is our way of thanking our fans for being awesome,” Ben & Jerry’s tells us. So if you make your way over to your fave frozen treat peddlers today between 12 and 8pm you will receive a free ice cream cone. Dessert dream come true!
According to the poll on B&J’s website, 30 percent of ice cream lovers who plan on grabbing a free treat today will opt for Cherry Garcia, only 23 percent will go for Chocolate Fudge Brownie and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough comes in as the winner with 47 percent. Which will you choose?
Will you be grabbing a FREE ice cream today? Which is your fave flavor? Tweet us @BritandCo!
(Photos via Ben & Jerry’s/Facebook, Massimo Merlini/iStock)
Fall is right around the corner, and we're getting amped up for our next session of Selfmade, Brit + Co's 10-week interactive startup school. Designed to help you create a new business or grow your existing one, this course is personally led by Brit + Co founder Brit Morin and co-founder Anjelika Temple, and supported by more than a dozen of the top female entrepreneurs, creatives, and investors in the country. Students receive personalized coaching on everything from how to get out of your comfort zone to how to scale your business, and everything in between. And now, thanks to Office Depot, even more of you can join the course!
For the fall session, we're thrilled to team up with Office Depot to grant 200 FREE scholarship seats to the course. Scholarships are open to US residents, focusing on women of color, women from underserved and underrepresented communities, and women in need of support to help them trail-blaze. After all, we firmly believe that your support system is a huge part of how you achieve greatness, and we are here to cheer all of you on.
To nominate yourself or someone you know for a scholarship, head to our nomination form right here. The deadline for scholarship nominations is September 27th — it's time to take the leap!
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