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    Friday, August 19, 2022

    East Lyme Girl Scouts send first aid kits to Ukraine

    Grace Douton, 8, smiles as she assembles a first aid kit with more than a half dozen Girl Scouts from Troop 63232 at the Flanders Fire Department in East Lyme on Saturday, May 21, 2022. The 100 first aid kits will be sent to Ukraine to help those who are injured. The East Lyme Ambulance Association and Flanders Fire Department provided materials for the kits which included vinyl gloves, surgical dressings, alcohol wipes and other essentials. (Daniel Passapera/Special to The Day)

    East Lyme — Girl Scouts from Troop 63232 of East Lyme gathered at the Flanders Fire Department on Saturday to assemble 100 first aid kits to send to Ukraine to assist the injured. 

    The East Lyme Ambulance Association and Flanders Fire Department provided materials for the kits which included vinyl gloves, surgical dressings, alcohol wipes and other items.

    A Girl Scout from Troop 63232 assembles one of 100 first aid kits to assist those injured in Ukraine at the Flanders Fire Department in East Lyme on Saturday, May 21, 2022. The East Lyme Ambulance Association and Flanders Fire Department provided materials for the kits which included vinyl gloves, surgical dressings, alcohol wipes and other items. (Daniel Passapera/Special to The Day)
    A Girl Scout from Troop 63232 seals one of 100 first aid kits to assist those injured in Ukraine on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at the Flanders Fire Department in East Lyme. The East Lyme Ambulance Association and Flanders Fire Department provided materials for the kits which included vinyl gloves, surgical dressings, alcohol wipes and other items. (Daniel Passapera/Special to The Day)
    Heather Racicot, the leader of Girl Scout Troop 63232 and the event organizer, seals and collects completed first aid kits at the Flanders Fire Department in East Lyme on Saturday, May 21, 2022. The 100 first aid kits will be sent to Ukraine to help assist those who are injured. The East Lyme Ambulance Association and Flanders Fire Department provided materials for the kits which included vinyl gloves, surgical dressings, alcohol wipes and other items. (Daniel Passapera/Special to The Day)
    Girl Scout Mia Frey, 9, smiles as she assembles a first aid kit at the Flanders Fire Department in East Lyme on Saturday, May 21, 2022. Troop 63232 assembled 100 first aid kits to assist those who are injured in Ukraine. The East Lyme Ambulance Association and Flanders Fire Department provided materials for the kits which included vinyl gloves, surgical dressings, alcohol wipes and other items. (Daniel Passapera/Special to The Day)
    More than a half dozen Girl Scouts from Troop 63232 gathered at the Flanders Fire Department in East Lyme on Saturday, May 21, 2022, to assemble 100 first aid kits to send to Ukraine to help the injured. The East Lyme Ambulance Association and Flanders Fire Department provided materials for the kits which included vinyl gloves, surgical dressings, alcohol wipes and other items. (Daniel Passapera/Special to The Day)
    Girl Scout Lily Bosse, 8, balances a box of gloves on her head as more than a half dozen Girl Scouts from Troop 63232 gathered at Flanders Fire Department in East Lyme on Saturday, May 21, 2022, to assemble 100 first aid kits to send to Ukraine to assist the injured. The East Lyme Ambulance Association and Flanders Fire Department provided materials for the kits which included vinyl gloves, surgical dressings, alcohol wipes and other items. (Daniel Passapera/Special to The Day)
    Girl Scout Madilyn Racicot, 9, gathers gauze and other first aid materials to assemble a first aid kit as more than a half dozen scouts from Troop 63232 gathered at the Flanders Fire Department in East Lnme on Saturday, May 21, 2022, to assemble 100 first aid kits to send to Ukraine to help the injured. The East Lyme Ambulance Association and Flanders Fire Department provided materials for the kits which included vinyl gloves, surgical dressings, alcohol wipes and other items. (Daniel Passapera/Special to The Day)

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