February 7, 2012 > Local attorney to received prestigious scout award
Local attorney to received prestigious scout award
Attorney Richard King is to be awarded the Silver Beaver by the Boy Scouts of America at a gala dinner at the San Leandro Senior Community Center on Saturday evening, February 11, 2012. The Silver Beaver Award is the highest honor to be granted by the San Francisco Bay Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America in recognition of "leadership given to the youth of our communities."
King is a long time fundraiser for the Boy Scouts and serves on the Executive Board of the BSA Bay Area Council. He is a distinguished lawyer who also serves on the High Council of the Fremont Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a former chairman of the Fremont Planning Commission. King served as world President of Rotary International and continues to travel the globe for Rotary; he will be returning from India the day before the Silver Beaver dinner.
King and his wife Cherie have been residents of Fremont for 35 years. Tickets for the dinner - $30 per person - are available at (510) 577-9203.