The Frontier Council has helped support scouting programs for more than 10,000 youths in Erie and Western Niagara counties
Buffalo, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 1, 2009
The Greater Niagara Frontier Council's 20th Annual Boy Scout Frontier-Horizon Dinner will be held on Thursday, April 2, and will raise more than $30,000 for local scouting.
"The Frontier Council has helped support scouting programs for more than 10,000 youths in Erie and Western Niagara counties," said William Mattar, Chairman of the 2009 Frontier-Horizon Dinner.
The Frontier-Horizon Dinner invites the community's business leaders to support the ongoing work of the Boy Scouts of America through an evening of entertainment, conversation, and camaraderie. The funds raised during the dinner will support the training of volunteer leaders, maintenance of camp facilities, and the Scout Service Center in Buffalo.
The Frontier-Horizon Dinner will be held on Thursday, April 2, 2009, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Park Country Club located at 4949 Sheridan Drive in Williamsville.
About the Greater Niagara Frontier Council
The Greater Niagara Frontier Council has existed since 1910 and has 386 packs, troops, crews, and posts delivering the scouting program to Western New York's youth. The mission of the Greater Niagara Frontier Council, Boy Scouts of America, is to serve others by helping to instill values in young people and to prepare them to make ethical choices during their lifetimes so they may achieve their full potentials. To learn more, visit http://www.wnyscouting.org.
About William Mattar
Attorney and Eagle Scout William Mattar has supported local scouting by serving as a scout leader and sponsoring local marketing campaigns that focus on the benefits of scouting. He also has helped run the Frontier-Horizon Dinner for many years and has been the chairman of the event five times. Mr. Mattar is an attorney who focuses on representing those injured in car crashes, including auto accidents that involve car, motorcycle, bus, truck, and pedestrian accidents. To learn more, visit http://www.mattar.com.