Community Service — Water Sales at Tuckahoe Village Fireworks Benefits Local Seniors

In the middle of July, scouts from both Pack 353 and Troop 353 participated in water sales on the day of Tuckahoe Village’s huge fireworks extravaganza!  The streets surrounding Parkway Oval are blocked off and various street vendors set up their stands for food, face painting and other friendly activities.  A DJ is hired and bands perform on the large stage.  The event is a very popular one and draws thousands on a hot steamy summer night.  Scouts sold chilled water and donated one-half the proceeds to the senior citizens of Tuckahoe.  A check for $250 was presented to representatives of the senior citizens before the Tuckahoe Village Board.  Scouts from both Pack 353 and Troop 353 also led an opening flag ceremony at the Village Board meeting that night in late September.  A Scout is Helpful! More photos are found here!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.