The Baltimores Honor Congressman Steny Hoyer at Annual Holiday Gala

Shevry Lassiter | 12/8/2011, 10:09 a.m.

The Baltimores and Helping Hands for Your Business Foundation hosted their 8th annual holiday gala on Saturday, Dec. 3, at the elegant Florian Hall ballroom in Bowie, Md.

Several elected officials, delegates and council members attended the event and special recognition was given to Prince George's County CEOs who have distinguished themselves in their careers and their dedication serving the community: Keith Singletary -- Chick-Fil-A, Odessa Hopkins -CEO Business Cafe, and Loretta Fuller AAI/CCRS -- Insurance Solutions

Maryland Congressman Steny Hoyer (Dist. 5) received an award for Politician of the Year and was recognized for his leadership, dedication and service to Prince George's County.

Hosts Robert and Margarett Baltimore, co-founders of Helping Hands for Your Business Foundation, are dedicated to the proposition that as businesses prosper in Prince George's County, Prince George's County prospers.

"We are so appreciative to know such dedicated, professional and conscientious leaders who want to make Prince Georges County communities flourish," said Margarett Baltimore.