South Side entrepreneur turns lemons into LemonAID

September 2, 2014 2:58 PM

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South Side entrepreneur turns lemons into LemonAID

No Refund? No Problem: South Side entrepreneur Phil Laboon, 32, was set to marry Sunday at the Priory Hotel on the North Side, but life had other plans. The wedding was called off, but the party remained. “I figured that I had already paid for the space, I should use it for something positive,” he explained.

He started researching Surgicorps International, a small nonprofit founded in Pittsburgh by plastic surgeon, Dr. Jack Demos, which provides free medical and surgical procedures to people in developing nations. “There is no difference between any of us except the roll of the dice as to where we are b...

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