Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Blog

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December 10, 2010
Here’s a staggering statistic - 240,000 children develop cancer worldwide each year. Of these children, an estimated 60,000 will not survive. Though these statistics may be surprising to some, to families and kids battling cancer they are a reality. Therefore, with the lives of children clearly at stake, doing something about it now is vital. In an effort to continue disseminating these stats to those who may not be aware, Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation has created a short and easily understandable video entitled “FACT…kids get cancer.”Along with sharing these cancer facts, the video also... Read More
December 1, 2010
As we begin the race toward the finish line of 2010, we had one more special event on our agenda – the 2nd Annual Lemon Run 5K Run/Walk. Similar to the L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade event, we were given a beautiful day, and the move to Fairmount Park was clearly warranted as over 2,000 people converged for the fun fitness event.For many members of the... Read More
November 24, 2010
To all of our wonderful lemonade stand hosts, volunteers, sponsors and supporters everywhere, we want to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!As we prepare to give thanks tomorrow, we thought it would only be appropriate (and fun!) to ask some of our staff members what they are thankful for this year. Check out the video below for their answers, some of which may surprise you.Of course, it goes without saying, that everyone at Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation is thankful for your continued support, and the solidarity you have shown in the battle against childhood cancer. So once again, THANK YOU!We... Read More