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S S S T T T I I I L L L L L L W W A A T T T E E E R R R W A STILLWATER ECONOMY C C C H A M B B B E E E R R R O F F F C C C O M M E E E R R R C C C E E E H H A A M M O O O O M M M M proudly presents the 1st annual proudly proudly presents presents the the 1st 1st annual annual Lemonade Day is a fun, educational and experiential program that teaches youth how to start, own Lemonade de Day is is a fun fun, educational and experiential program that teaches youth how to start, own Lemonade Day a fun, and experiential program that youth how start, own and operate their very own educational business - a lemonade stand. Each year in teaches participating cities to nation- and operate their very own business - a - lemonade stand. Each year in in participating cities nation- and operate their very own business a lemonade stand. Each year participating cities nation- wide, youth have the opportunity to experience entrepreneurship by setting up their business wide, youth have the the opportunity to to experience entrepreneurship by by setting up up their business wide, have opportunity experience entrepreneurship setting their business they make on Lemonade during their youth community-wide Lemonade Day. Youth keep the money that Lemonade during their community-wide Lemonade Day. Youth keep the the money that they make on on that they make during their community-wide Day. Youth keep money Day and are encouraged to spend Lemonade some of the money they earn, save some, and share some Lemonade with a Day and are are encouraged to to spend some of of the the money they earn, save some, and share some with a a Day and encouraged spend some money they earn, save some, and share some with local charity of their choice. local charity of their choice. local charity of their choice. THROUGH LEMONADE DAY YOUTH LEARN THROUGH THROUGH LEMONADE LEMONADE DAY DAY YOUTH YOUTH LEARN LEARN Why Buy Local? W e have all heard the ads and commer- donate to causes within the community cials encouraging each of us to shop because the owners are your neighbors resources, making it more environmen- locally, but what does this really mean and friends. Local stores add fl air and tally friendly. Less distance means less and why is it so important? uniqueness to town which makes others transportation and packaging. • The money you spend locally helps want to visit to see what it has to off er. businesses at stillwaterchamber.org. safety and emergency services, While you’re there, check out our cal- a nd funding quality of life projects. NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS WEEK May 5–11, 2019 up to! Be sure to save the 2019 dates rely on sales tax collection. for Crazy Days (June 18-20), National nity. Local businesses are fi rst to business skills business skills business skills financial literacy financial literacy financial literacy endar of events to see what we’re all Municipalities in Oklahoma highly more jobs within your commu- goal setting goal setting goal setting Visit the Chamber website for a list of local improve roads, support public • Shopping locally also creates responsibility responsibility responsibility • Shopping locally conserves energy and Small Business Week (April 29-May 5) and Small Business Saturday (November 30). 11 teamwork teamwork teamwork Local business owners receive an additional NATIONAL NATIONAL NATIONAL AVERAGE PROFIT AVERAGE PROFIT AVERAGE PROFIT PER STAND PER PER STAND STAND 71% 71% 71% OF PARTICIPANTS OF OF PARTICIPANTS PARTICIPANTS MET THEIR PROFIT MET THEIR PROFIT MET THEIR PROFIT GOAL GOAL GOAL 78% 78% 78% OF PARTICIPANTS OF OF PARTICIPANTS PARTICIPANTS SAVED A PORTION SAVED A PORTION SAVED A PORTION OF THEIR PROFIT OF OF THEIR PROFIT THEIR PROFIT 500 off 75% 75% 75% the price of a new or used car or truck in our inventory! OF PARTICIPANTS OF OF PARTICIPANTS PARTICIPANTS SHARED A PORTION SHARED A PORTION PORTION OF SHARED A THEIR PROFIT OF OF THEIR PROFIT THEIR PROFIT Mention this ad and we will make your first monthly payment! THE SWEET TASTE OF SUCCESS THE THE SWEET SWEET TASTE TASTE OF OF SUCCESS SUCCESS We understand the importance of investing in our youth, who are the next generation of business and We We understand the the importance of of investing in our youth, who are the the next generation of of business and understand importance investing youth, who generation business community leaders. Bringing Lemonade Day in to our Stillwater will are provide next our community with the and community leaders. Bringing Lemonade Day to to Stillwater will provide our our community with the the community leaders. Bringing Lemonade Day Stillwater will provide community with opportunity to empower our youth with entrepreneurial knowledge, experience, and mentorship. By opportunity to empower our youth with entrepreneurial knowledge, experience, and mentorship. By By experience, and mentorship. opportunity to empower our youth with entrepreneurial knowledge, investing in the youth of Stillwater we are investing in our community's future. investing in in the the youth of of Stillwater we we are are investing in in our community's future. investing youth Stillwater investing our community's future. VISIT LEMONADEDAY.ORG/STILLWATER FOR MORE INFORMATION! VISIT LEMONADEDAY.ORG/STILLWATER FOR MORE INFORMATION! VISIT LEMONADEDAY.ORG/STILLWATER FOR MORE INFORMATION! WE OFFER: • Free shuttle service • Loaners available with any service • 3 years of complimentary oil changes for every vehicle purchase! We appreciate your local patronage! 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