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Abandoned Boy Sells Lemonade To Pay For Adoption


Talk about taking lemons and making LEMONADE!! This story will make you shed a tear! Can you imagine being a 9-year old abandoned by your own mother! Left at a doorstep at a shelter, A Missouri boy has turned around his hardship and did something spectacular!

According to a story online, 9-year old Tristan Jacobson was left on the stoop of a homeless shelter at the height of winter in Missouri, four years ago by his mother who was battling drug addiction and worked as a prostitute. Then a year later, he was taken in by family friend Donnie Davis and her husband Jimmy, where he’s been every since. The family has started the official journey to adopt him, which will cost $5,000 in legal fees.


Tristan set up the stand on Friday afternoon, offering ice cold glasses of lemonade for $1 each. By the next afternoon, neighbors and passers-by had donated $14,000 to his adoption fund. More than half of that – $7,100 – was raised by Tristan’s lemonade stand.

WAY TO GO!! Read more from source.

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