The Maryland Black Mayors organization will host its annual fundraising gala on May 1 at Camelot by Martin’s, located at 13905 Old Central Ave. in Upper Marlboro, Md. at 7 p.m. The event will celebrate community leaders and raise capital needed to fund academic scholarships. Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available at www.mbmhonorsgala.com  or call 202-670-7494 for more information.