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2 girls set up lemonade stand to raise money for Akron Police Department K9 Unit

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Posted at 10:55 PM, Jul 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-26 22:55:56-04

AKRON, Ohio — Two young Akron residents set up a lemonade stand Thursday for a good cause, according to the Akron Police Department.

Ashlynn and Summer decided to set up a lemonade stand to raise money for the Akron Police Department K9 Unit, police said.

The girls sold their fresh lemonade for 50 cents a glass— and sold quite a few glasses.

By the end of their lemonade sale, the two girls had raised $150. Their parents accompanied them and delivered a check to the Akron Police Department, according to police.

Akron girls give check to APD

The Akron Police Department was very appreciative and thanked Ashlynn and Summer for their generosity in a post on Facebook.