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Room to Grow Lemonade Stand

DURATION

1-2 hours

WHERE

You choose the place: at home, at school, local business or place of worship

WHEN

All year round - but best in the summertime!

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Some help from Mom, Dad or a grown up is required.

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

Every penny raised supports Room to Grow's unique program helping babies get all that they need for a safe and healthy start in life.

DESCRIPTION

Create, build, organize and run your own business - a lemonade stand! All the money you make selling your delicious lemonade will be donated to Room to Grow, an organization that provides babies being raised in poverty with everything they need for the best possible start.


ITEMS NEEDED

1. A table or booth to house your lemonade stand

2. Poster board, paper, markers and crayons to make a creative sign

3. A canister to collect money, and some small bills to make change for people

4. Lemonade, ice, and cups OR get creative! You can make and sell other kinds of treats as well.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS


NEXT STEPS

Decide when and where to host your lemonade stand. Contact Josh  Tingley at josh.tingley@roomtogrow.org or (617) 859-4545 if you have any questions. When you are done, you can either send Room to Grow the funds you raised, or you can deliver them in person and get a tour of our program space.


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.

1. Choose a great location for your lemonade stand to raise valuable dollars to help babies being raised in poverty.

2. Make posters to promote your business and spread the word to neighbors, friends and family. Perhaps Mom and Dad can help you send an email.

3. When your lemonade is all sold out, please send your proceeds to Room to Grow in Boston, or deliver it in person to 142 Berkeley Street, Boston.

4. Be sure to send us a picture of your stand. We would love to share what you've accomplished with others!

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