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BLC Rec Basketball 2021-2022

Hello BLC Basketball Family!

Attached please find a fundraising letter that BLC Basketball and the Lions Club of Burlington is conducting. We are raising funds to purchase AED's (automated external defibrillator) for the Burlington Volunteer Fire Department EMS  first responders.

 

What is an AED? 

f you're wondering what an AED is – and why they seem to be located in most offices and public buildings, you're not alone. In fact, because these devices are now commonly available, more people than ever before are curious about them. So – just what is an AED?

"An AED, or automated external defibrillator, is used to help those experiencing sudden cardiac arrest. It's a sophisticated, yet easy-to-use, medical device that can analyze the heart's rhythm and, if necessary, deliver an electrical shock, or defibrillation, to help the heart re-establish an effective rhythm.  Sudden cardiac arrest is among the leading causes of death in the United States. In fact, more than 350,000 people will suffer a cardiac arrest this year. Currently, the only way to restore a regular heart rhythm during cardiac arrest is to use an AED.

Of course, you can – and should – request the assistance of trained medical professionals. However, because the average response time for first responders once 911 is called is 8-12 minutes, and for each minute defibrillation is delayed, the odds of survival are reduced by approximately 10%, having access to and AED and knowing how to use one, is critical." curtesy of the American Redcross ( What is AED? | Learn What an AED Is | Red Cross )

Thank you very much and we hope you can help us.

Jim Hunt

860-470-3806

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Burlington Lions Club Basketball

blcbasketballct@gmail.com

PO Box 1173

Burlington, CT 06013

www.blcbasketball.org

 

 

 

Effective 3/1/2022 masks are optional in the Burlington CT Gyms.

BLC

 

BLC Basketball will shut down for the holidays Dec 23rd to Jan 2nd

There seems to be a link out there that directs emails to an old email. Please send all emails to blcbasketballct@gmail.com.

 

Rec Game schedule will be on Quick Scores

Please go to http://www.quickscores.com and search Farmington Rec league. Then Click on your age group either says Burlington/Canton or valley league with age group. We will transfer them over to team pages soon.

Coaches Registration

Coaches Registration coming soon

Burlington Lions Club Basketball Sponsors

These fine organizations make what we do possible. Please show your support to these amazing sponsors and thank them for their commitment to our organization. Interested in becoming a sponsor? Click here to learn more about our sponsorship opportunities

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