Dr. Lewis Zirkle of Richland will be honored Aug. 4 with the Sam Volpentest Leadership Award.
Zirkle will be presented with the award at 6 p.m. at a community reception for the incoming Leadership Tri-Cities class at the Holiday Inn Express, 4525 Convention Place, Pasco.
The award was instituted in 1999 to recognize community leaders who make a difference, and Tri-Cities booster Sam Volpentest was its first recipient.
To attend, call 736-1929 to make a reservation. The deadline is Friday.