Elyse Cherry Honored as a "Top Woman of Law" by Massachusetts Lawyer's Weekly
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly has announced that Boston Community Capital CEO Elyse Cherry will be inducted into its "Circle of Excellence" at the "Top Women Of Law" event on October 23rd.
Cherry will receive the publication's top honors in recognition of her commitment to connecting public and private investment dollars to low-income communities across the nation. Under her leadership, Boston Community Capital has invested over $1 billion in affordable housing, community facilities, quality education, renewable energy and foreclosure relief.
According to the announcement, "The Top Women of Law event celebrates outstanding achievements made by exceptional women. Each year Lawyers Weekly honors women who have made tremendous professional strides and demonstrated great accomplishments in the legal field, which includes pro bono, social justice, advocacy and business. The awards highlight women who are pioneers, educators, trailblazers, and role models."