Kids Sell Lemonade in L.A. Park to Help Detained Migrants, Asylum Seekers

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A group of kids gathered at Pan Pacific Park in Los Angeles’ Fairfax neighborhood Saturday for a summertime lemonade stand with a purpose.

The money the kids raised will be used to help migrants being held at detention centers, as well as others seeking asylum at the southern border.

The group Kids 4 Freedom & Justice sells lemonade to raise money at Pan Pacific Park in Los Angeles on July 13, 2019, to help detained migrants and asylum seekers at the southern U.S. border. (Credit: Phil Ige/KTLA)
The group Kids 4 Freedom & Justice sells lemonade to raise money at Pan Pacific Park in Los Angeles on July 13, 2019, to help detained migrants and asylum seekers at the southern U.S. border. (Credit: Phil Ige/KTLA)

The event, organized by the group Kids 4 Freedom & Justice, came a day before a series of federal immigration raids were scheduled to begin.

KTLA Photojournalist Phil Ige reports for the KTLA 5 News on July 13, 2019.

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