The African American Men of Westchester, Inc. established the Visionary Award to honor those individuals who have demonstrated foresight and commitment to improving the quality of life for the people of Westchester County. The recipient of the Visionary Award represent the very best of the community spirit that makes Westchester such a wonderful place to live and work. These individuals have seen the roadblocks to gaining access to the American Dream and have developed innovative ways to overcome them. The African American Men of Westchester recognize outstanding individuals whose visions have contributed to the enhancement of the Westchester community. The Visionary Award is designed not only to recognize the individuals, but also to use their achievements to inspire all of us to think great thoughts and take bold actions. Dreams are never achieved without vision, and vision is never fulfilled without hard work and dedication. Another opportunity to profile role models and outstanding community leaders for our young people.