Local lemonade stand benefits less fortunate - WGEM.com: Quincy News, Weather, Sports, and Radio

Local lemonade stand benefits less fortunate

Posted:

A lemonade stand is a classic sign of summer, and Thursday two young Quincy girls were pouring cold drinks to help others.  

Six year-old Isla Reekie and seven-year-old Gabby Caley's lemonade stand was set up near the corner of 24th and Jersey.  The girls decided to sell the refreshing summer drink to raise money for a less fortunate little girl in Bangladesh and explain why they wanted to help.

"To save this girl in Africa," said Caley. 

"In the project I worked out because I've done this before," Reekie said.

The girls' lemonade must have hit the spot! They raised $17!

 

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WGEM. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Kathy Woodworth at 217-228-6617. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.