STEP I — Register (Registration opens mid May)
There are two ways to register your child or youth group:
1. Online by filling out our LemonAiD Registration form.
2. In person at a Salvation Army location. Click here for the list of locations.

STEP II — Choose the Day, Time and Location for your stand. The LemonAiD Campaign runs June 1 - July 15 to allow scheduling flexibility. Pick a date and time that work for your scehdule!

STEP III — Promote. Promotion is key. Let your family, friends and neighbors know about your stand with flyers, emails, social media and signs.

STEP IV — Secure your supplies.

  • A LemonAiD Kit will be sent to you once you have registered. The kit will include a sign for your stand, buttons, and a brochure with helpful tips.
  • Parents/youth leaders provide the stand/table, cash box, the lemonade, cups and any items to be sold. Set your own prices or simply ask for a donation.
  • Decorations (very important!). Kids typically enjoy making additional signs and decorating their stand.

STEP V — Hold your LemonAiD Stand! And please remember to post photos on our Facebook page.


Finale Celebration
Date and location TBD All LemonAiD participants and their families/youth leader will be invited to the Grand Finale.  Participants will pour their LemonAiD proceeds in the giant Salvation Army Kettle, receive a LemonAiD T-shirt, and enjoy food and games. The Salvation Army will use 100% of the proceeds to help poverty-stricken children in Franklin & Delaware counties by providing hot meals, after-school and summer enrichment programs.

If you are unable to attend the Finale, you may mail or drop off your LemonAiD proceeds at The Salvation Army, 966 E. Main Street, Columbus, OH 43205.


If you have any questions about the LemonAiD Campaign or registration, please contact Nikki Fogg at 614-358-2627 or Nikki.Fogg@use.SalvationArmy.org.