Wellesley College Presents Boston Community Capital CEO Elyse Cherry with its Alumnae Achievement Award

Friday, October 13, 2017

Recognizing “alumnae who have brought honor to themselves and to Wellesley College through their outstanding achievements,” the Alumnae Achievement Award is the highest honor Wellesley bestows on its alumnae.  Elyse accepted the award at a ceremony on Friday, October 13th at 5 PM in Alumnae Hall at Wellesley College. 

Please join all of us at Boston Community Capital in congratulating Elyse on this award honoring her lifetime of achievement and her commitment to building a better world -- exemplifying the Wellesley motto, Non Ministrari sed Ministrare: “Not to be served, but to serve.”

Read "Building Healthy Communities," a Wellesley Magazine feature article chronicling Elyse's story and the innovative work happening at BCC today.

View Elyse's speech at the Wellesley College award ceremony.