On September 17, 2012, former Seattle City Councilmember Cheryl Chow received special recognition for her public service in Seattle. The Seattle City Council presented her with a Proclamation and declared Monday, September 17, 2012 as "Cheryl Chow Day."
Chow, battling brain cancer, is a long time advocate for youth and the Seattle community, having served as a Seattle City Councilmember (1990 – 1997) and a School Board member. She has also been a volunteer for the Seattle Chinese Community Club Girl’s Drill team and youth basketball leagues.
Photos from this event can be seen in this Flicker Gallery.
Video of the September 17 special recognition event, Seattle Channel
Video tribute to Cheryl Chow, Seattle Channel