As summer winds down, continues to up the philanthropic ante with its Famous Floats series. Sue Rodman, a popular mom-centric writer at her eponymous blog, “Field Trips with Sue,” now teams up with the fro-yo favorite for the Memory Maker Float. Rodman’s custom creation is available through October 10 and benefits the Alzheimer’s Association.
The themed float fuses Cowlicks’ rich cake batter yogurt and nonfat cookies and cream yogurt with a splash of Barq’s root beer for the perfect concoction. Through October 10, 20 percent of all float sales will benefit the Alzheimer’s Association. The Alzheimer’s Association works nationally, as well as globally, to provide the best care and support for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease. The goal of the association is to accelerate the process of new treatments and ultimately find a cure.
“I’m very excited to work with Cowlicks Yogurt and Floats. Frozen treats are my favorite, and I love the charity angle” said Rodman. “Being able to enjoy a cool, fizzy float while supporting a worthy cause is so much fun. I know Atlanta-area families will enjoy this sweet philanthropic treat, too.”
Rodman, a mother of three boys, provides her readers with ideas and reviews on family-friendly activities in and around Atlanta. “Field Trips with Sue” is Nickelodeon Parent’s Pick winner and a Parents.com award nominee. Rodman is also a contributing writer for several travel-focused outlets.
“As a parent, I have been a reader of ‘Field Trips with Sue’ for some time,” said Cowlicks owner Daryl Dollinger. “Many of our customers are also avid fans, so we are thrilled to bring Sue to the Cowlicks community. We always see a positive response during out Famous Floats series, and we’re excited to continue giving back.”
Cowlicks will offer the Memory Maker at the Sandy Springs and Vinings locations through October 10. Cowlicks Yogurt and Floats in Sandy Springs is located at 1100 Hammond Drive in the Publix Perimeter shopping center. Cowlicks Yogurt and Floats in Vinings is located at 2460 Cumberland Parkway at the corner of Paces Ferry Road and Cumberland Parkway.
About Cowlicks Yogurt and Floats
Cowlicks Yogurt and Floats is a self-service frozen-yogurt-and-float concept featuring 10 seasonal flavors, 28 premium toppings and an array of fountain soft drinks, offering countless customizable sundae and float creations. Founded in Atlanta in 2011, the concept offers a kid-friendly experience, an engaging ambiance and a more healthful alternative to favorite family pastimes. Cowlicks Yogurt and Floats also offers convenient catering options. Whether you’re hosting a birthday party, company meeting or church event, Cowlicks can provide a healthy dessert option that is sure to please everyone on your guest list. For more information about Cowlicks Yogurt and Floats, visit www.cowlicksyogurtandfloats.com.
About Big Game Brands
Big Game Brands, formerly Raving Brands, is a global franchise company of fast-growing concepts, including several today within food, beverage and family entertainment. Its brands include Monkey Joe's Parties and Play, The Original Italian Pie, Flying Biscuit Café, Cowlicks Yogurt and Floats and The Penguin Drive-In.
About the Alzheimer’s Association
Alzheimer’s Association is a 501(c)(3) charitable, non-profit organization and in the year 1979, Jerome H. Stone and representatives from several family support groups met with the National Institute on Aging to explore the value of a national, independent, nonprofit organization to complement federal efforts surrounding Alzheimer's disease. That meeting resulted in the April 10, 1980, formation of the Alzheimer's Association with Mr. Stone as founding president for more information please visit www.alz.org.