Image copyright Angela Markides Image caption Keira Markides was assisted by her parents and friends on the lemonade stand More than 100 people turned out to buy lemonade from a six-year-old as she raised more than £2,000 for victims of the Australian bushfires.Keira Markides wanted to do something to help after hearing about the situation…

Phil Markides, Keira Markides, Hannah Dakin, Fraya Dakin and Angela Markides

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Keira Markides used to be assisted by her fogeys and chums on the lemonade stand

More than 100 other folks turned out to elevate lemonade from a six-365 days-extinct as she raised extra than £2,000 for victims of the Australian bushfires.

Keira Markides wished to enact one thing to relief after hearing referring to the topic in Australia at school.

With the aid of her fogeys she location up a lemonade stand at their Harlow house.

After she posted letters by neighbours’ doors it used to be shared on social media and about 100 other folks got here to elevate a drink.

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Keira Markides bought a message from an Australian fireman “which made her day”

Keira’s mom, Angela Markides, 37, stated the family didn’t quiz the story to do away with different folks’s imaginations within the system it had.

She stated: “We are very elated with Keira but we are no longer genuinely leaping up and down as she hasn’t completed one thing else out of the odd for her, she has always been a genuinely caring small lady.”

After seeing the interest on-line, Keira’s fogeys stayed up till 02: 00 GMT making lemonade to plan determined there would be sufficient on Sunday and provided it for 50p a cup.

Keira’s Real Giving fund has already raised extra than £1,700 and Mrs Markides stated she mute had so that you must well add the money restful from the lemonade sales to that.

“She has bought donations from Australia apart from as here and she or he even bought a message from an Australian fireman thanking her which made her day,” Mrs Markides stated.

The money raised will bought to the Salvation Military Bushfire Reduction fund.

In a Fb video Keira stated: “Thank you all in favour of coming to my lemonade stand and thanks all in favour of serving to me elevate money for the Australian fires.”

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