Eagle Scout Name: Elliot Astle Troop 175 Menomonee Falls, WI
Number of service hours: 92.8 hrs.
Name of Project: Project Perfect World Electric Wheelchair
Description of Project: The objective of Eagle Scout Elliott Astle’s project was to build a low-cost electric wheelchair for a child with mobility challenges. The wheelchair has been designed by engineering students from Brigham Young University and plans for the wheelchair are available online. The scope of the project is to lead others to conduct a fund-raiser to provide money to purchase materials for the wheelchair, purchase materials and supplies, build the wheelchair and demonstrate functionality of the wheelchair. As a follow-up to the project but now a part of the project. Elliott plans to join a Project Perfect World’s medical humanitarian Mission to Ecuador to deliver the wheelchair to a child in need of improving mobility.