THE BRONX - The Bronx Chamber of Commerce gathered today to celebrate Latinos who have contributed to the community as part of Hispanic Heritage month.

The chamber hosted its fourth annual Hispanic Leadership luncheon to recognize 10 Bronx residents.

The event honored leaders who contribute to the advancement of Latinos not only in the Bronx, but throughout the nation.

The honorees included New York State Court of Appeals Judge Jenny Rivera and Bronx Parks Commissioner Hector Aponte.