One Hundred Black Men, Inc. of New York's 37th Annual Benefit Gala
Harnessing The Power of Leadership and Community I February 23rd, 2017

Thank you for participating in our 37th Annual Benefit Gala. Our collaborative efforts to provide education, mentoring, scholarships, and economic empowerment initiatives will help support thousands of young people in the community. The celebration of our esteemed honorees, and the participation of over 500 corporate and community leaders, elected officials, diplomats, and students is a powerful testament to the importance and impact of our work. We especially thank our sponsors for their generosity and ongoing commitment to the One Hundred Black Men, Inc. of New York. 
Fox 5 News Post Event Coverage
Several Fox 5 executives and anchors attended our Gala and "reported" back to their team that the event was spectacular!  On Friday, a segment on the Gala aired on "Good Day New York".  

  Watch the segment
Congratulations To Our Honorees
The Hon. J. Russell George, Inspector General, Tax Administration, US Dept. of the Treasury I  William Hawthorne, III, Sr. Vice President of Diversity Strategy, Macy's Inc. I  Carra Wallace, Board Member, Eagle Academy Foundaiton and Former Chief Diversity Officer, Office of the NYC Comptroller I  James B. Milliken, Chancellor of the City University of New York I  Paul Busby, Regional General Manager/VP New England of Walmart Stores Inc. I  Nakiim Bey,  Registered Insurance & Annuity Broker, MassMutual I  Aaron Barnette, Director of Strategic Partnerships and Mentoring Services, Eagle Academy Foundation. 
Dinner, Dancing & Fun
OHBM Scholars
Harnessing The Power Of Leadership and Community

To mitigate the rising cost of college tuition, One Hundred Black Men has awarded over $1 million in educational scholarships to graduating high school students.  This year Lance Jones spoke about the impact of this scholarship, his time with the Jr. 100 and his international student exchange trip to China (all sponsored by OHBM).   
Several additional scholars were in attendance...
Mix & Mingle
Congratulations To Our Sponsors
Gold Sponsors
Silver Sponsors
Bronze Sponsors
Member Sponsors and Contributors
Aldrin K. Enis ▪ Andrew Simmons ▪ Anthony B. Cochran  ▪ Anthony Dupree ▪  B. Seth Bryant ▪  Benjamin Barrow ▪  Bennie Hadnott ▪  Bill Howell ▪  Clarence Smith ▪   David Banks ▪  David Davenport  David Dinkins ▪  Derek Spears ▪  Derrick Barnes ▪  Ekundayo Alamatu  ▪  Errol Pierre    Felton (Buddy) Johnson ▪  Francis Kairson ▪  Frederick E. Davis, Jr. ▪  Gregory Murphy ▪  Gregory Worell ▪  Gregory Worrell ▪  Horace Baker ▪  James Harrison ▪  James Peterson 
Jean Duchatellier ▪  Jermaine Huell ▪  Judge Robert Reed ▪  Lloyd Douglas ▪  Malcolm Reid, MD ▪  Michael J. Garner ▪  Nakim Bey ▪  Paul Busby ▪  Quentin Lee ▪  Richard Gibbs ▪  Robert B. Brown 
Rudy Coombs ▪   Senator Kevin Parker ▪  Stepfone Montgomery ▪  Tracy Bowdwin ▪  Tyrone McKinney
William H. Burgess, III 

If you have questions, or would like to discuss how you or your organization can help support the initiatives of One Hundred Black Men, Inc. of New York and our programs, please contact the OHBM office at 212 777-7070, or

Thank you again for joining us at the Gala, 
and we look forward to the possibility of future collaborations with you.


Michael Garner           Diallo Shabazz
                                        President                    Executive Director

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