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Published:August 24th, 2012 11:45 EST
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Gabriella Cooperman, 12, A Good Egg: Her Lemonade Stand Raises Money For Charity & Has Corporate Sponsors

By Robert Paul Reyes

"A girl in the Chicago suburbs said she has recruited 14 corporate sponsors for her lemonade stand, which raises money for a horse therapy facility.

Gabriella Cooperman, 12, of Highland Park said she started raising money for the Equestrian Connection seven years ago after her developmentally delayed sister, Danielle, 7, learned to walk and talk with the help of a therapy horse at the facility."

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This is a Norman Rockwell image updated for the 21st century, this little girl`s lemonade stand is festooned with corporate logos.

I have a feeling Gabriella is going to grow up to be a CEO of a corporation, or a socially-conscious politician.

We often hear about girls who get pregnant at an early age, or who get involved with drugs or alcohol, but here`s a 12-year-old girl who is making the entire nation proud.

Gabriella said that raising money for the horse therapy facility makes her "feel good inside", honey you make all of us feel good inside.

Read more:

http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2012/08/23/Lemonade-stand-gets-14-corporate-backers/UPI-55851345747456/#ixzz24TSjsF5C

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If you would like to contribute to Gabriella`s charity click this link:

http://www.payitsquare.com/collect-page/6598