Awards ceremony honors African-American leaders in Rochester
The First Annual Rochester Black Men Achieve Awards Gala is coming up this weekend, honoring African-American men who make a difference in our community.
Men in the areas of business, education, government, entertainment, public service, non-profit organizations and community service will be honored.
The event is happening Saturday at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center, with doors opening at 5:30 p.m., cocktail hour at 6:00, dinner at 6:30 and the awards ceremony starting at 7:30.
Organizer Jermayne Myers joined us on Good Day Rochester to explain what's happening at the event and who's being honored.