Gallery: 9-Year-Old Boy Raises $3,000 To Save Detroit’s Parks by Sellin...


Joshua Smith is a 9-year-old boy who gets things done. His home city of Detroit is currently suffering from serious financial hardship, preventing it from providing some basic services, like maintaining the city’s parks. Frustrated with being unable to play due to the amount of rubbish on the ground, Joshua decided to take things into his own hands. He set up a lemonade stand and started selling organic lemonade, fruit punch, water and popcorn in his Russell Woods neighborhood. In just one week, he has raised $3,000 for the city’s parks!

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1 Comment

  1. EnterpriseMobileHub August 10, 2012 at 3:55 am

    It’s awesome task!

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