Local sisters raise money for St. Louis Children’s Hospital through lemonade


The Iffert’s present their oversized check for $600 to Lisa Robinson of St. Louis Children’s Hospital. (Submitted Photo)

O’FALLON – After attending vacation bible school at First Baptist Church in O’Fallon, three sisters, Isabella, Olivia and Makayla Iffert felt like they really wanted to put some good back in the world and do something positive, something that might make someone else’s day just a little brighter.  So, the girls, 11 and 9 (Olivia and Makayla are twins) decided that they wanted to raise money for St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

The girls set up a lemonade and chocolate chip cookie stand in the driveway of their home and waited. It wasn’t long before neighbors, friends, teachers and strangers started to show up to enjoy a treat and a refreshing beverage.

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