2005 Recipient—Mary Herche

Mary Herche won the Junior League of Seattle’s highest honor for taking her League training out into the community. She has been a member of the League for 22 years and has served in all wings and on the Board of Directors.

Her League and community activities include:

  • Sand Point/Magnuson Park playground Co-chair
  • JLS Sustainer Director
  • National Rebuilding Together Board, Vice Chair
  • National Christmas in April/Rebuilding Together, Board
  • Seattle Rebuilding Together, Advisory Board
  • Childhaven, Board and President
  • Greater Seattle Service League, Vice President
  • St. Anne’s School Development Board Chair
  • St. Anne’s School, Commission Board
  • Holy Names Academy, Board of Trustees, Chair of Capital Campaign
  • Holy Names Academy ,Parents Club Board chair
  • Gonzaga University, Board of Regents
  • UW Alumnae Board, Vice-President
  • Washington Women’s Foundation, Membership Chair
  • Rotary Club of Magnolia, charter Founding Member

Mary has received numerous awards for her volunteer contributions:

  • Childhaven’s Mark Matthews Service to Children
  • Holy Names Academy named an award the Mary Herche Award for outstanding volunteer on parent club board
  • Holy Names Academy Volunteers of the Year Award and Top Cat Award
  • St. Anne School, Outstanding Parents of the year—Tom and Mary Herche
  • Seattle Mariners Fan of the Year—Tom and Mary Herche