Proud to do it
For the girl guides, it was a donation they were glad to make. Finding out what the group needed was easy to do — they phoned the house and asked. The rest was up to the 33 children to bring in what they could.
“The girls are always willing to give,” said Mercer. “So, I’m not surprised about that, but just the magnitude of it all together it is amazing.”
Remember those light bulbs the guides were painting?
They were being done in the likeness of Dr. Seuss’ the Grinch.
At that moment, three sizes too big.