Fort Atkinson Chamber of Commerce Announced Lemonade Day Winners

    On Saturday May 7 the City of Fort Atkinson was painted in yellow with eleven lemonade stands for Lemonade Day. This is the second year that the Fort Atkinson Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Fort Community Credit Union and BASE (Badgerland Afterschool Enrichment Program) to bring this free, fun, experiential learning program that teaches kids how to start, own and operate their very own business – a lemonade stand.
    In addition to the Presenting Sponsor Fort Community Credit Union, and Main Squeeze sponsors Badger Bank, Johnson Financial Group, and Professional Collectors Corp; several local businesses are also Safe Stand Sponsors, and supported these young entrepreneurs on Lemonade Day
    Five Star Antiques & Vintage, Paddy Coughlin’s Pub, Rock River Dental, Jones Market, Fort Driftskippers Snowmobile Club, Big Bluestem Market Collective, PremierBank, Nasco, Good2Go, Group Health Cooperative of SC WI and Jones Market.
    The winners of the best stand, best tasting lemonade and entrepreneur of the year were announced at the BASE Wings & Wheels Fly In Breakfast on Sunday, June 5.
    The winner of the best stand contest was awarded to Colton Bree and Gretta Denham by sponsor Homes for Independent Living.  The best tasting lemonade was awarded to Jack and Melanie Barr.
    The entrepreneur of the year and winner of brand-new bike was Audrey Wendt and winner of a brand-new bike.

    Pictured Left to Right: Stacy Poole Contest Sponsor Homes for Independent Living, Marissa Weidenfeller BASE Board Member, Chris Scherer Fort Atkinson Chamber of Commerce Board President, Stephanie Von Alven Safe Stand Sponsor, RedCross Representative, Sue Johnson FCCU Presenting sponsor, Audrey Wendt and  Anna Jensen Fort Atkinson Chamber of Commerce