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Lemonade Day is all about teaching kids from across the nation (and Canada, too!) fundamental life lessons. We know it’s unrealistic to receive EVERY child’s personal stories of success, entrepreneurship and FUN  from their Lemonade Day experiences, but we sure do LOVE when we get one that encompasses what Lemonade Day is all about. This […]

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Meet Clayton! He is a fifth grader in Cherokee, Texas (recently relocated from Indianapolis, Indiana). He enjoys science, magic, inventing things and is an all-around creative kid. So, when he first heard about Lemonade Day 3 years ago on Indianapolis’ local PBS station, he begged his parents to participate. Clayton was thrilled to have the […]

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Meet YEC’s Jenny Fleiss, Co-Founder and President of Rent the Runway Do you dream of breaking into a new industry but lack the guts to just, well, go for it? Are you too scared to make the leap even though you have evidence your idea is awesome? Then look no further for startup inspiration than […]

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  Today’s highlighted entrepreneur story goes out to Nyla with Aahhh 2 J’s Lemonade!  Nyla started her Aahhh 2J’s Lemonade Stand with a loan she took out from Young Americans Bank, where she has had an account since she was 6 months old! She has since paid back her loan and continues to run her lemonade […]

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Woohoo! Our Groupon Grassroots campaign has tipped! Do you know what that means? It means we can now supply 100 children with both the entrepreneurial materials AND the opportunity to participate in Lemonade Day. 100 more kids that will learn lessons on business, finance, entrepreneurship and life. 100 more kids that will see what they […]

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As you may know, we recently joined arms with Groupon Grassroots in a campaign to gain support and donations to place Lemonade Day entrepreneurial materials in the hands of at least 100 children. Well here is our recently posted story from their blog! (Keep in mind this may be a refresher to some on what […]

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      Since 2007, Lemonade Day has served hundreds of thousands of families without asking for support in return. This year, we want to serve a million youth. But we need your help. You probably know Groupon. They let you know about great deals in your neighborhood: from breakfast to massages they have you […]

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This is a guest post from Erika, mom of Carlos, who’s creative son took his love for trains and business savvy and applied to Lemonade Day this year! Tweet, facebook or email us [mystory@lemonadeday.org] your story and we’ll add it to our Pinterest Story Board. My son, Carlos Calderon, and I participated in Lemonade Day […]

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We’ve been following Homeschool Pool‘s Lemonade Day adventures with Guppy & Tadpole from goal setting to results & future plans and we just had to share their experience. It is the best diary of curriculum we have seen. Below our some excerpts from their blog – read the full blog post here. This is a […]

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You did it! Congratulations! With lots of hard work, planning and mixing – you opened your own business. Now we want to reward you! Whether you set up a table, built the Taj Mahal, or went mobile with your radio flyer – every business has a personality. Vocabulary Lesson: brick-and-mor·tar [brik-uhn-mawr-ter]: pertaining to conventional stores, businesses, etc., having physical buildings and facilities, as opposed to Internet or remote services. Submit your […]