Cherry Schwartz ... (cont.)At Our Savior's she has taught Sunday school for all grades, served as its superintendent, led Adult Forum, has served as congregational presidents and on almost every standing committee.She is active in the Owatonna Izaak Walton League (a middle-of-the-road conservation group) and has served as its president since 1996.
In the past she
has been the group's vice president and secretary.She is the vice president of the Minnesota Division of the Izaak Walton League and serves the national organization on the Youth and Education Committee.She serves as an advisor to the Straight River Women of Today/Jaycees.
This group's members are physically and/or mentally handicapped.Cherry
has previously received the following awards:
Owatonna Jaycee Women - Chapter of the Year - 1980-81- (Chapter President) Cherry
is married to her
husband, Gary, of 31 years.
acceptance speech, Cherry
said, "Human rights means building community where you live and you work.