Community leaders, business professionals, and educators were honored today by support workers at HISD.
The 27th annual Pillars of the Community and Black History awards were held this morning at Beechnut Academy.
The event is put on each year by the union that represents custodians, kitchen workers, and bus drivers at HISD.
Some of those honored included Dr. Albert Lemons, Shad Bogany, and Sandra Massie Hines to name a few.
Isiah Carey served as master of ceremonies for the 10th year in a row.
HESP Union President Wretha Rawls Thomas founded the annual awards event.