For many years the Greater Niagara Frontier Council of the Boy Scouts of America plans a stunning fundraising event in the early spring.  This year's Fire and Ice was a culinary and visual extravaganza in a remarkable cocktail party atmosphere.  Local Eagle Scout and auto injury attorney, William Mattar, was Event Chairmen again this year.


This year's "Fire and Ice" event was held on March 29, 2012.  Attendees and local members of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) joined together for an evening of delicious food, music and entertainment.  This business causual event allwed attendees to celebrate the wonder world of Scouting.


Locally, the BSA has been instrumental in creating a foundation of leadership, service and community for our youth.  Since its beginning, more than one million young people from WNY have participated in their programs aimed at introducing Scouting to tomorrow's leaders.  To find out more about this event and Scouting in Western New York visit


About the Boy Scouts of America

The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organiczations.  The mission of the BSA is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetime by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.  Visit to lear more about the Boy Scouts' Greater Niagara Frontier Council.


About The Event's Chairman, William Mattar

William Mattar has been a leader in the community for years and has helped many local organizations.  He is the President of the Village Preservation Foundation, and past President of the Williamsville Business & Professional Association and the Amherst Kiwanis Club.  He is also active in his church and supports WNY Scouting.  In 1990, he founded William Mattar Law Offices which represents individuals injured in motor vehicle accidents across NY State, including the Buffalo, Rochester, syracuse, Utica and Albany areas.  The firm is well-known for its phrase "Hurt in a car, call William Mattar" and catchy phone number, 444-4444.  To learn more visit