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Alexandra Scott

by Caroline, Mackenzie, Lelia, and Anna from Westport

Alexandra Scott
This is a picture of  Alexandra Scott
This is a picture of Alexandra Scott

Alexandra Scott had cancer and passed away when she was 8 years old. She had raised over a million dollars by setting up a lemonade stand for a cancer fund for children with cancer when she had cancer herself. We think she is a hero because she was very selfless based on what she did. She also had determination, and she showed no matter how small or big you are, if you set your mind to it, you can accomplish anything.

This is a picture of  Alex's lemenade stand
This is a picture of Alex's lemenade stand

Page created on 7/13/2009 5:37:10 PM

Last edited 7/13/2009 5:37:10 PM

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Hi we are Caroline, Mackenzie, Lelia, and Anna. For our project we made a photo story to show people about how anyone can be a hero, one at a time. One of the heroes that we studied was Alexandra Scott.

Click on our link and it will take you to our photo story!