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Empowering Today’s Youth to Become
Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs

Help us equip our next generation of civic and corporate leaders with the life skills, mentorship, and real-world experience needed to achieve their own American Dream: one lemonade stand at a time.

At Prepared4Life our national Lemonade Day program is teaching early financial and business literacy through a fun-filled, community-focused program, which provides children with the critical business and leadership skills that will last a lifetime.

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Houston Entrepreneur of the Year

Making Lemonade

JasmineMeet Jasmine! In 2015, she was awarded The Youth Entrepreneur of the Year Award at The Houston Lemonade Day Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards. After six years of participating in the Lemonade Day program, she developed the key business skills that enabled her—at just 14—to launch her own business: J’s Goodie Jars. IMG_9465A lemonade stand alone does not change a child’s life but these experiential entrepreneurial lessons can. It’s when that switch is turned on that they realize a greater potential; while they are building their business plan, asking for a loan, comparison shopping, interacting with customers, making their own money and contributing to their community. – Mandy Graessle , 2012. Huffington Post