Lemonade Day Brooklyn receives large assist and celebrates its third 12 months at Brownsville Recreation Heart in Brooklyn throughout Brownsville Outdated Timers Day on July 23rd
Brooklyn, New York – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Lemonade Day Brooklyn, affiliated with the national Lemonade Day youth entrepreneurship program, will celebrate its third year of operation on Saturday, July 27th. That day, 30 kids and teens will open their lemonade stores with refreshing Wyler’s Light lemonade and will host lemonade stands from 12 noon to 6pm during Old Timers Day at Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn.
Lemonade Day young entrepreneurs will act as official food and beverage suppliers at this event. Many special guests, including city officials and community supporters, have been invited and are expected. Brooklyn City President Eric Adams will also propose a proclamation making July 27, 2019 Official Brooklyn Lemonade Day.
“Lemonade Day Brooklyn offers an excellent platform for our Youth Entrepreneurship program. We are honored to be a partner, ”commented La’Shawn Allen, Executive Director of Central Brooklyn Economic Development Corporation.
The Be That Kid Foundation and the CBEDC are hosting Lemonade Day Brooklyn with the support of the generous sponsors Brother International Corporation, Staples and Dawn Foods and the organizers of Old Timers Day. Community partners like Wyler’s Light, Spectrum Group Management, the Small Business Development Center in Brooklyn, TaylorAid, Medgar Evers College, LIU Brooklyn and the Kid’s Breaking League also support Lemonade Day Brooklyn.
“We believe the spirit and drive of entrepreneurship is not tied to the age of people, especially children, who will build and run tomorrow’s businesses,” said Phil Lubell, vice president of SOHO / Marketing, Consumer Products and Brands, Brother International. “We are thrilled to be supporting Lemonade Day Brooklyn this year to equip the next generation of entrepreneurs with the tools and resources to help them achieve their ambitions.”
About lemonade day
Founded in 2007 by Michael and Lisa Holthouse in Houston, Lemonade Day is a nonprofit dedicated to teaching every child across North America the business and financial skills that are the main ingredients of entrepreneurship. Lemonade Day is held in 80 licensed communities. Please visit www.lemonadeday.org for more information.