Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Blog

May 5, 2014
Alex and her mom, Liz Scott. May is here, which means an all important holiday is right around the corner. Yes, National Lemonade Days (June 6-8) is just about a month away, but we’re actually talking about Mother’s Day, which is Sunday, May 11. Need some ideas to show Mom that she’s the best that also help contribute to the fight against childhood... Read More
April 18, 2014
We jump at the chance to meet our grantees in person and were thrilled to catch up with several of them at the recent AACR (American Association for Cancer Research) meeting in San Diego (April 5-9). We know, medical research conferences may not seem too interesting, but for us – they’re the perfect chance to get in front of all of the scientists studying cancer to let them know what we’re doing here at ALSF, the progress that our... Read More
April 11, 2014
March Madness may be over and let’s just say that I am one happy basketball fan with both the UConn men’s and women’s team winning national titles. In case you haven't figured it out yet, I am proud to be from Connecticut, and proud to be a UConn grad, but my love for the university and the town of Storrs goes much deeper than basketball.Growing up in Connecticut, UConn was always the school to follow (are there any other schools in the state of Connecticut?). Throughout my childhood, I can remember staying up past my bedtime to listen to games on the radio, and once the Big East was... Read More