Stamford kids hold lemonade stand to raise money for animal shelter

A group of kids in Stamford spent their first day of summer vacation selling lemonade to raise money for the city's animal shelter. The young

The young social entrepreneurs set up a stand on Ledge Lane, charged $1 per cup and also sold candy.

The young social entrepreneurs set up a stand on Ledge Lane, charged $1 per cup and also sold candy. (6/17/16)

STAMFORD - A group of kids in Stamford spent their first day of summer vacation selling lemonade to raise money for the city's animal shelter.

The young social entrepreneurs set up a stand on Ledge Lane and charged $1 per cup. They also sold candy.

They say they plan on giving a portion of the day's grand total to the Stamford Animal Control Center so stray animals can be taken of care of while waiting for their forever homes.

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