Thank you to all who attended this inspiring event and to everyone who made it possible!

  • James Addison Good Neighbor Award: Robin Fontanelli, Sidewalk Warriors Troy
  • Advocacy Award: Shavonne Sanders, My Daughters and Me & My Sons and Me
  • Social Justice Award: Nairobi Vives, Esq., Albany Community Police Review Board
  • Business on a Mission Award: Renel Turner, Nelly’s Treats
  • Susan Rosenthal Women in Business Award: Jordan Yanatos, Pinup Jordan’s Mermaid Lounge
  • Empowerment Award: Kimberly Henry, Million Dollar Memoirs
  • Youth Empowerment Award: Ashli Fragomeni, Girls Inc of the Greater Capital Region
  • STEAM Award: Sarah Jaeger, GE
  • Young Excellence Award: Isabella Sementilli, Never Crumble!®️

Thank you to our sponsors:

Signature Sponsors

Justice Sponsor

Peace Sponsors


Award Sponsors

Amy Aldrich, State Farm Insurance
Business for Good
Xenolith Partners, LLC
Adirondack Beverage

Friend Sponsors

Capital Bank
ABS Solutions
Vibrant Brands


Thank you to our Community Nonprofit Partners!

  • Unity House Troy
  • Mohawk Opportunities, Inc. 
  • Crossroads Center for Children
  • Schenectady Community Action Program
  • Michelle Ostrelich, County Legislature
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