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Brookline Girl Makes A Stand To Support Nation’s Veterans

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Emily Arsenault of Brookline sells 'pomanade' to raise money for veterans. (WBZ-TV)

Emily Arsenault of Brookline sells ‘pomanade’ to raise money for veterans. (WBZ-TV)

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BROOKLINE (CBS) – A young girl from Brookline is making a simple gesture for a wonderful cause this Memorial Day weekend.

Emily Arsenault wanted to honor the nation’s veterans Sunday.

So she set up a “pomanade” stand – selling pomegranate and limeade for 50 cents a cup at the Lawrence School playground.

Emily Arsenault's sign at her pomanade stand in Brookline to benefit veterans. (WBZ-TV)

Emily Arsenault’s sign at her pomanade stand in Brookline to benefit veterans. (WBZ-TV)

Emily is giving all the money from her sales to the Wounded Warrior Project.

Business was brisk at Emily’s pomanade stand. As of Sunday afternoon she had made more than $40 in sales to benefit veterans.

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