Recognize An Elementary School Educator

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What is Aloha Giving Aloha?

At Aloha Petroleum, we believe in the power of gratitude and the importance of giving back to those who shape our future.

In partnership with Diamond Bakery, we're proud to celebrate the hardworking educators in our community during Teacher Appreciation Week. Join us in spreading Aloha by nominating an inspiring elementary public school teacher to receive special recognition and a token of our appreciation.

The winning educator will receive a $300 Aloha Gas Card and a gift basket from Diamond Bakery valued at $200. Faculty and staff at the winner's school will also receive Aloha Gas Cards and Diamond Bakery will donate snacks to all students.

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Nominate Your Elementary School Teacher

Let's come together to acknowledge the incredible contributions of our educators and foster the spirit of Aloha in our community. To nominate your elementary public school teacher:

  1. In an essay of 300 words or less, explain the reason for your nomination, focusing on the teacher's impact on you or your community.
  2. Fill out the form below with your details and those of the elementary teacher you're nominating.
  3. Submit your nomination before 8 p.m. on April 15, 2024. Winners will be selected based on the strength of their nomination and overall impact on their students and community.

Please fill out the form below. Required fields are indicated with a * symbol. Thank you.

First Name
Last Name
If you are under the age of 18, include the name of a parent or guardian
If you are under the age of 18, include your parent/guardian mobile phone number
If you are under the age of 18, include your parent/guardian email address

Submit Your Essay

Please write a short essay of less than 300 words. Why should this educator be recognized? Do you have a specific example of their impact? Are there any unique teaching methods, projects, or initiatives that they’ve implemented?  We encourage you to explain why you believe they deserve this recognition, focusing on their unique qualities and contributions. 

Upload a picture of the educator you are nominating.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to all Elementary Public Schools in Hawaii; nominations by parents/students only. To enter complete the online registration form. Write-up required for educator nomination. Winner chosen by panel of judges; no specific criteria. All entries must be submitted by 8 p.m. on April 15, 2024. Grand Prize: $300 Aloha Gas Card and Diamond Bakery gift basket valued at $200. The winning educator’s school will receive Aloha Gas gift cards for all faculty and staff. Diamond Bakery will donate animal crackers to all students of the winning school. Void where prohibited.

Participation in this contest is subject to the official rules.