The Marin council, Boy Scouts of America will recognize the Garbarino Family as their 2011 Distinguished Citizens recipient on Thursday, December 8, 2011 at the Seafood Peddler in San Rafael.
The Garbarino Family exemplifies the best type of citizenship - successful in business, committed to community service, stewards of the environment, and dedicated to families and youth development.
Since 1948, the Garbarinos have been leaders in Marin County sanitation and recycling. Today three generations of Garbarinos work at Marin Sanitary Service, which also includes Marin Recycling Center and Marin Resource Recovery Center. Thanks to the foresight and toil of the Garbarinos, more than 74% of all waste is recycled, ensuring a sustainable Marin for generations to come.
In addition, to Marin Sanitary Services, the Garbarino Family has lent their innovative spirit to civic, community, charitable, and educational efforts. whether it is supporting patriotic events, the arts, or Marin County schools, the Garbarinos are there providing leadership and service.
The Garbarino Family will be honored by the Marin Council, Boy Scouts of America as their 2011 Distinguished Citizens on Thursday, December 8, 2011 at a invitation only dinner reception in the Palm Ballroom at the Seafood Peddler in San Rafael. Cocktail reception starts at 6:30 p.m., with dinner following at 7:30 p.m.. Jacket and tie are requested.
For more information contact: Marin Council, Boy Scouts of America, 225 West End Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901. Tel: (415) 454.1081 Fax: (415) 454-5511 www.boyscouts-marin.org.