PUHI – Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School’s Pueo Shave Ice Company is in the final of a contest to potentially win $ 5,000 for the school in the 2021 KeikiCo contest presented by American Savings Bank.
Tyler Gage, CKMS Vocational and Tech teacher and personal finance teacher and after-school program coordinator, said the Pueo Shave Ice needs the People’s Choice Award vote which is due by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1.
In the college division, the group faces four other programs, including three from Highlands Intermediate School, in the KeikiCo People’s Choice Voting. CKMS is the only school in Kaua’i to qualify for the finals in any of the divisions, including elementary and secondary schools.
Voting, limited to one in the contest, and information on Pueo Shave Ice, can be found by visiting asbhawaii.com/keikico.
The KeikiCo competition is a business plan competition where students can submit their best ideas to win $ 5,000 to $ 25,000 for their schools. Voting for the 2021 KeikiCo competition is live and presented by American Savings Bank.
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