Champion for Cancer ResearchBook - 2006
This inspirational biography presents the life and accomplishments of the young girl who, before her death at age eight, raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for cancer research through her lemonade stand, the idea of which spread around the world. When she was just four-years-old, Alex held her first childhood cancer fundraiser in her front yard. She raised over $2,000. By the time of her death, Alex had raised 1 million dollars and had influenced major support for finding cures for childhood cancer. Give your readers a biographical portrait of a true example of personal courage and ingenuity.
Publisher: San Diego : KidHaven Press, 2006.
Branch Call Number: J 362.1969940092 Scott-S
Characteristics: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.