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Laurel Burch

San Francisco, California

Awards

BOARD of DIRECTORS:

1986–2007 Shambala Preserve
A non-profit California charitable organization dedicated 
to    the protection and care of Wildlife.

1988-1990 KQED TV
San Francisco Bay Area Public Television Station.

1986-1988 Friends of Oscar
Produced Annual events to benefit local AIDS agencies 
and Project Open Hand.

BOARD of TRUSTEES:

1987-2007 San Jose Cleveland Ballet.

HONORARY CHAIRPERSON & MASTER of CEREMONIES:

1989 Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Annual fundraiser at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

HONORARY CHAIRPERSON & KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

1990 The Center for Living with Dying
Annual fundraiser.

HONORARY CHAIRPERSON:

1990-1991 Children’s Day Around the Bay  
Lucille Salter Packard Children’s Hospital 
at Stanford University.

HONORARY CHAIRPERSON:

A Celebration of Courage 
The Timpany Center
Honoring outstanding disabled individuals.

MASTER of CEREMONIES:

1989 Big Brothers/Big Sisters of San Francisco 
Annual fund raising event.

MEMBER:

1990-2007 The Chairman’s Council for Conservation International, 
Washington D.C.

1982 First U.S. Economic delegation to 
Fijian Province, China.

Gandhi Memorial International Foundation 
delegation to the White House.

RECIPIENT:

1986 Entrepreneur of the Year Award
San Francisco Chamber of Commerce.

1989 Ray of Hope Award
Institute for the Advancement of Health.

1989 Women of Vision Award 
International Women’s Foundation.

1991 Imagination Award
Champion International Design Award.

1991 Fascinating Faces
Chosen as one of ten most fascinating faces in the Bay Area.

1991 Gifted Woman
Bay Area women for the Gifted Women Project.

1994 AD Artist’s Award
The Institute for Aesthetic Development.

Ground Breakers Dream Makers Award

1995 One of five recipients presented by the Women’s Foundation.

2003 United Nations Association of San Diego
Acknowledgement for her many contributions to society and women.

2005 Living Legacy Award
Women’s International Center.

2006 The Eleanor Roosevelt Human Rights Award
Presented by United Nations Association, San Diego.

2009 Marin Women’s Hall of Fame
Acknowledgement for her many contributions to the arts.