Benefit Raised $10,000+ to Help Perkins Family

Mike Perkins and Marlee CannonFriends and colleagues of Alfred State College employee Bonnie Perkins, who was seriously injured in a motorcycle accident in July, gathered recently to present the still-hospitalized Bonnie’s husband Mike (who was also injured in the accident) with the proceeds of a benefit held recently in their honor. Spearheaded by ASC’s Marlee Cannon, Wellsville campus student disability services and peer tutoring coordinator, with help from Alfred State colleagues from both campuses as well as Mike’s colleagues at Otis Eastern, Wellsville, the benefit raised in excess of $10,000 which was deposited in a bank account for the family to help defray mounting expenses. Also presented were memorabilia and a guestbook from the event.