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from Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation!
September 8, 2011
As we move away from the warm summer months and instead of drinking lemonade, we start to think about hot chocolate to keep us warm, there are still many ways to be involved in the battle against childhood cancer. While many of us will continue to hold lemonade stands inside, or substitute hot beverages for the colder ones, there are several other ways to raise funds and awareness– including through Team Lemon.Team Lemon may... Read More
September 1, 2011
Well, it’s official - summer is over! We are now entering the fall, and a very important time for the childhood cancer community – September, which is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This month and its cause seem to fly under the radar, and Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, along with several other childhood cancer charities, is working diligently to change that. We need your help! There are lots of ways that you can... Read More
August 25, 2011
Hello. I’m Max’s dad, Andy Mikulak. Our family’s childhood cancer story begins in October 2004, shortly after the founder of Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, Alexandra “Alex” Scott, lost her life to childhood cancer. Max, our youngest child at the time, was a typical 3-year-old boy: He had the expected love/hate/love relationship with his bigger sister Hannah; an all-encompassing fondness for things with wheels; and the usual,... Read More