The Childhood Cancer Blog

The Childhood Cancer Blog

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from Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation!

July 23, 2020

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) presents The Virtual Childhood Cancer Lecture Series to educate cancer researchers and advocates about recent developments in childhood cancer research and treatment. 

Presented by leaders in the field, this can’t miss round up of lectures is a great way to connect, collaborate and continue to build a childhood cancer knowledge base that can be applied to the lab, the clinic and in advocacy work. 

All lectures will be recorded. But, live participants can ask... Read More

July 17, 2020
 Here are eight ways to take your lemonade stand from the front yard to the virtual world.

Take your lemonade stand from the front yard to the virtual world with a Zoom Lemonade Stand.

While 2020 has changed how we do just about everything, at Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) our fundamental belief that a lemonade stand can lead to cures and safer treatments for kids with cancer has not changed! 

This year, our annual Lemonade Days event is held August 1-9. This amazing week is filled with lemonade stands — while we can’t all be in the front yard or at local parks this year with our community — the lemonade stand can be transformed into a virtual event that brings everyone together regardless of their zip code! ... Read More

July 16, 2020

Tapping into your creative side is a great way to feel good on a Friday! This week, Feel-Good Friday coincides with World Emoji Day, the most expressive day of the year! Celebrated each year on July 17, World Emoji Day is the perfect day to express all the feelings and tell all the stories using your favorite emojis. 

Emojis have slowly become an integral part of our social language — everywhere! At Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, we are experts at turning lemons into lemonade and just about everything else, including emojis!

And today, in celebration of World Emoji Day,... Read More