Hometown favorite LeBron James honored by Akron chamber of commerce with leadership award for philanthropy, notably I Promise program, with 700 students participating.
"LeBron James added another trophy to his case Tuesday night, although this time not for athletics. The Cavaliers star, in an all-black suit and vest, accepted the honor from the Greater Akron Chamber of Commerce. The H. Peter Burg Leadership Award was presented in recognition of James' leadership and philanthropic efforts in the city." -- John Harper, Cleveland.com