Founders' Tribute Gala 2010

The 2010 Westchester Clubmen Annual Founders' Tribute Gala

On June 4, 2010, The Westchester Clubmen celebrated three stellar honorees at its historic Founders' Gala. They were:
 
Dr. Bennie Chiles III, Neurosurgeon
Current Clubman, Dr. Chiles is a renowned neurosurgeon based in the Westchester area. He received the “Clubmen” Award for his long dedication to the Foundation and his service to those in need.
 
Soledad O’Brien, Anchor and Special Correspondent, CNN
A reporter for over two decades, Ms. O’Brien is an influential anchor known for her work on the projects Black in America and Latino in America. She was presented with the inaugural Griot Award as the Foundation’s first female honoree.
 
Jimmie Lee Solomon, Executive Vice President, Baseball Operations, Major League Baseball
The highest ranking African-American in baseball, Solomon was presented with the Mentor Award for his impressive success as a leader in his field and for his efforts promoting youth and African-American baseball initiatives.