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The Kings Care Foundation Honors Memory of STAPLES Center Employee

The LA Kings joined LA-based AEG employees to honor the memory of STAPLES Center's Vice President of Operations

by LA Kings Care Foundation @LAKingsCare /

LA-based AEG employees came together on August 23rd for a beach clean-up in memory of STAPLES Center employee Samuel Kropp.

Samuel Kane Kropp passed away on July 19, 2017, at the age of 52 in Torrance, CA, with his brother Joseph Kropp by his side.

Kropp was a self-made man, ending his work career as Vice President of Operations at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA.

Redondo Beach served as the site of the clean-up under the direction of Heal The Bay. Participants focused on removing micro plastics as well as larger debris on the coastline.

Tweet from @LAKingsCare: Not sure it was a contest but @DarylEvans15 definitely won the beach clean up

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