Ed currently serves as an Assistant Scoutmaster for Troop 203, but his tenure includes service in a wide variety of roles in both Cub Scouting and Boy Scouting, including Assistant Den Leader, Tiger Cub coach, Den Leader, Webelos Den Leader, pack and troop committee member, Scoutmaster and merit badge counselor.
Ed has also completed the Boy Scout Leader’s Training Award, Wood Badge and has been a leader on four different council contingents to Philmont in 2006, 2008, 2012 and 2014. He is also a trainer for Wilderness and Remote First Aid, as well as CPR & AED training courses.
An active member of the Hershey Volunteer Fire Department since 2001, Ed responds to more than 100 calls per year. Professionally, Ed is a chemist at Guth Laboratories.
The New Birth of Freedom Council is pleased to present the Silver Beaver Award to Edward T. Svirbely.