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Craig Melvin

Nine year old raises thousands of dollars at lemonade stand to help pay brother’s medical bills

Andrew Emery, a nine year old from South Carolina, wanted to do something for his family after his six-month-old little brother Dylan was diagnosed with the rare and terminal neurological condition Krabbe disease. Over the weekend Andrew held a lemonade stand, and in two hours raised nearly 6,000 dollars to help his parents pay for medical bills.

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