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Townsquare Media Tuscaloosa is excited to bring Lemonade Day to our city this year! We have partnered with the YMCA to have this great program available to Tuscaloosa kids. On June 18th, we hope hundreds of kids will set up lemonade stands all over the city and that all our residents will get out and support the stands. WE want to make a difference in some children’s lives!!

This is all possible thanks to our sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor: Sun Fresh Lemonade

Main Squeeze Sponsors: Chicken Salad Chick, Cadence Bank, McAbee Construction, Hungry Howie’s Pizza, Industrial Warehouse Services, Inc. & Harrison Construction

Fresh Squeeze Sponsors: Bryant Bank, Tuscaloosa Testing Laboratory, Mary’s Travel Center, Dwayne’s Towing and Recovery, Walker Associates, Inc. & Yourway Furniture

Community Partners: The YMCA & The Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama

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GIVING YOUTH THE TOOLS FOR SUCCESS

What do kids learn by participating in Lemonade Day?

  • Capital Equipment
  • Consumables
  • Supply & Demand
  • Credit, Debt, Gross & Net Income
  • Marginal Utility
  • Return on Investment
  • Compound Interest
  • Critical Thinking & Collaboration
  • Interest in Attending College
  • Civic Responisbility
  • Customer Service
  • Teamwork & Problem Solving
  • Presentation Skills & Design
  • Leadership
  • Belief That Attaining Goals is Within Reach
  • Personal Productivity
  • Self-Direction & Time Management
  • Social Responsibility & Charity
  • High Order Thinking
  • Social Skills & Self-Confidence
  • Math Calculations
  • Reading & Interpreting Data
  • Oral & Written Communication

77% of Lemonade Day participants met their goal in 2016!