Women Helping Women luncheon keynote speaker, honoree announced
Two local business leaders will headline the Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center’s 22nd annual Women Helping Women luncheon on May 15 in Des Moines. Mary Riche, a retired therapist and marketing professional, will be honored for leadership in many sectors including mental health, women’s issues and civic engagement. Jackie Servellon, a local business owner and human services provider, will deliver the keynote address on her personal story of hope and healing as a survivor of domestic violence. The luncheon will be held at the Embassy Suites in downtown Des Moines. The counseling center expects to host 600 guests and raise more than $200,000. Since 1998 the event has raised more than $1.2 million. Read more about the event here.