When life gives you lemonade, make a donation to a worthy cause.
Whole Foods Market in Madison will celebrate Alex's Lemonade Stand Day on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event raises funds and awareness in support of the fight against childhood cancer.
The lemon-themed day will include free samples of everything from lemony pastries and baked goods to fresh fruits. Employees will wear yellow to work.
Each store will also set up Alex's Lemonade Stands and sell Chavez for Charity bracelets with the Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation benefiting from 100 percent of the proceeds.Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation was founded by Alexandra "Alex" Scott, who at age 4 held her first lemonade stand to raise money for doctors to help other kids like herself who were battling cancer. Alex died in August of 2004, at the age of 8, knowing she had helped raise more than $1 million to help find a cure for the disease which took her life.