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Tallahassee Events

My Lemonade Day App Registration May 1st - June 5th

Virtually through the App , 5/1/21
11:59 PM

This summer, your child will be participating in Lemonade Day Tallahassee, a program that teaches youth how to start, own, and operate their own business - a lemonade stand!

Your child will have access to a digital app experience called My Lemonade Day that will take them on an entrepreneurial journey, teaching them everything they need to know about opening their very own business. Your child’s login credentials are below in case you would like to view the My Lemonade Day app or help them through some of the lessons at home. Follow the steps to get started:

STEP 1: Visit www.lemonadeday.org/tallahassee and click the Register Now button to complete the Parent/Mentor portion of registration.

STEP 2: Fill in the Learner Table with the names of your youth participants. If you have the ability to do so, you can grant your learners permission by clicking the checkboxes and agreeing to the terms.

STEP 3: Download the app from the App Store or Google Play.

STEP 4: On-board your learners! Using their name (exactly as it was entered into the learner table) and your mentor code, your learners can get started in the app.

Watch the Demo Video by copy/pasting the following link: https://lemonadeday.box.com/s/jprfothhfx4i188fw57anaq9yv97g0h1)

Complete the modules between May 1st and May 31st and you receive an invite to the Lemon U Drive-Thru!

LEMON U DRIVE-THRU

FAMU School of Business and Industry Parking Lot , 6/5/21
10:00 AM

Bring Proof that you Completed all 21 Training Modules on the My Lemonade Day App to Receive a Lemonade Day T-Shirt & Kona Ice Treat!

Please stop by our drive-thru pick-up location from 10 a.m. to noon on June 5, 2021 at the following address:

FAMU School of Business and Industry Parking lot!  The address is:

500 Gamble Street

Tallahassee, FL 32307

Look for the bright yellow Lemonade Day Tallahassee tent!

Best of the Zest Virtual Business Pitch Competition

Virtual , 6/5/21
3:00 PM

Does your youth’s lemonade stand business have what it takes to be the Best of the Zest? We want to hear their business pitch! Help your youth apply to be a participant in our Best of the Zest Business Pitch Event. This competition will take place June 5, 2021 from 3-5 p.m. Applications open May 5-19, 2021!  Please register by clicking here! Join us for an overview of the session on May 12 (zoom link below). Two-minute or less business commercials must be uploaded by May 19 at 11:59 p.m. 

Lemonade Day registered youth who apply to participate in the event will create a business pitch for their lemonade stand business in the hopes of securing an investor and/or winning the title, Best of the Zest. Applicants who are selected will be paired with a mentor and/or pitch coach who will provide them with guidance and support as they prepare to pitch their business. Youth may register and an individual or team in one of 4 categories (two submissions per category required to compete and win 1st prize):

Grades K-1 Elementary School Age Participants ~ Top 3 selected pitch; 1st place prize $250 gift card
Grades K-5 Elementary School Age Participants ~ Top 3 selected pitch; 1st place prize $250 gift card
Grades 6-8 Middle School Age Participants ~ Top 3 selected to pitch; 1st place prize $250 gift card 
Grades 9-12 High School Age Participants ~ Top 3 selected to pitch; 1st place prize $250 gift card
*Incomplete submissions will not be invited to participate; No-show individuals or teams that do not participate in designated trainings or final presentations will be disqualified.

As a participant in the Best of the Zest Business Pitch Event, youth will have a true entrepreneurial experience, gaining valuable business knowledge and skills that can be applied to current and future businesses.

Please join us for an Overview of the Best of the Zest Business Pitch Competition on May 12, 2021.
Register in advance for this meeting via Zoom Here!
Meeting ID: 955 8936 8843