It is time for the 7th Annual Alex’s Lemonade Stand in Gettysburg.  Optimist members will remember Caton and Jared’s visit and presentation to the Optimist Club earlier this year when they received the Club’s donation to their cause.  The winners of the Optimist Family Trivia Contest at last summers Optimist Family Night selected Caton and Jared’s Alex’s Lemonade Stand as the recipient of the clubs Family Night donation.

Caton Raffensperger and Jared Herr have been raising money for childhood cancer  for most of their young lives.  Since their start in 2006 the duo has raised more than $30,000.00 for the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.  This years effort will be held on Friday, July 6, 3:00-6:00 and Saturday, July 7, 1:00-6:00.  The stand is located on Caton’s Grandma’s Front Porch at 429 Baltimore Street in Gettysburg.

Please join Caton and Jared for the 7th Annual ALEX’S LEMONADE STAND to raise money to help fight childhood cancer one cup at a time. Personal and business donations are welcomed.  Additional information may be found by visiting