The Three Fires Council, Boy Scouts of America, extends to you a cordial welcome to the 8th annual DeKalb County Tribute to Heroes on Thursday, October 7, 2010. Registration begins at 5 p.m., the reception and hors d’oeuvres are at 5:30 p.m. and the formal ceremony begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Kishwaukee College Conference Center.
The 2010 Tribute to Heroes Honorees are Robert and Doris Boey of DeKalb, Gordon and Betty Koehling of DeKalb, Mike Larson of DeKalb, and Tom Thomas of Sandwich.
The Tribute to Heroes Awards are recognitions to members of the DeKalb County Communities who have unselfishly dedicated themselves to community service and to the welfare and development of its youth. Leadership, citizenship, and helping others are important qualities that the Boys Scouts of America instill in its youth and looks for in adult leaders. The honorees provide excellent examples of not only these qualities but community responsibility and personal integrity, best typifying the objectives of Scouting. For more information please visit their website.