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You can’t plan viral but this is what can happen when you go Pink for a cause.

We are trying to keep track of everything as it happens. If you see news not listed here, please let us know by using the hashtag #lemonadeforkids on Twitter or interacting with all the other great people who want to do more than just like the Lemonade For Kids on Facebook. They have something in common too, they all liked the Kids first!

Without Further Adieu, we bring you: THE NEWS! Stay Tuned to share the journey!

2/19/2014 PORTLAND {WGME} (

— It started as a football wager, and ended by making a difference for kids in the hospital in Maine. Steve Betters is kind of hard to miss right now, which is ironic because he does not really like attention. Original Article.


Facebook-actie ‘Roze’ biker ongewild succes.

Een biker die na een verloren weddenschap al zijn haar roze moest verven beloofde geld voor likes op Facebook. En dat heeft hij geweten.

TRANSLATION from google:

Facebook campaign ‘Pink’ biker’s unintentional success.

A biker who after a lost bet dyed all his hair pink had promised money for likes on Facebook. And that he knew….

Original Dutch Article Here. Can any Dutch / English Multilingual Speaking visitors Translate this better for us?

2/22/2014 The Forecaster (

Photo: Ben McCanna / The Forecaster

Photo: Ben McCanna / The Forecaster

In January, Stephen Betters felt so strongly the New England Patriots would beat the Denver Broncos, he promised members of the Combat Vets Motorcycle Association in Bangor that he would dye his hair and beard pink if they lost.

The rest is history. Or is it? Read the whole article on the Forecaster here.

2/21/2014 CNN

A veteran biker dyes his hair pink for charity.


*News Update

The Beard is Permanent. More to come.

3/14/2014 PORTLAND {WGME} (

WGME helped the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital raise money for its annual Care for Kids Telethon and Lemonade For Kids was there to present our Big Check to the Hospital!

Original Article.

3/15/2014 107.5 Frank FM

Our very own April Hawks was also at the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital the next day and was interview by Frank FM who is also Promoting the Cares For Kids Radiothon. Click here to Listen.












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