Black Investment Group to host first Yonkers Fashion Week

A group in Yonkers is trying to empower young people through fashion.
Black Investment Group is hosting the first-ever Yonkers Fashion Week in order to give back to the community.

"Just pulling a pool of people together, designers. It's about creativity, art, culture and educating each other,” says Marie Dunn, chief communications officer for Black Investment Group.

The event is Aug. 23-27 at the Yonkers Library.