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Three generations of family at Perkins inspire Lee Vollemans to run Boston Marathon
March 26, 2015
The Boston Marathon isn’t just a race for Lee Vollemans. It’s a way to support Perkins, where three generations of her family helped kids who are blind.
Running the Boston Marathon is Sabrina Bluestone's 26.2-mile thank-you to Perkins
March 20, 2015
Her son is thriving in Perkins' Deafblind Program, so Sabrina Bluestone will run the Boston Marathon to give thanks and raise funds.
The thrill of skiing blind
March 17, 2015
Skiers from Perkins’ Outreach Short Courses enjoyed this year’s adaptive ski festival hosted at Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine.
Perkins' Marla Runyan named 'Hero Among Us' by Boston Celtics
March 6, 2015
Runyan was recognized as being an inspirational role model for athletes who are blind.
Bruins get lesson in accessible sports from Perkins students
March 5, 2015
Boston Bruins players Brad Marchand and Dougie Hamilton joined the Perkins goalball team for some friendly competition.
Robotics Weekend ignites the imaginations of future scientists
January 12, 2015
Public school students with visual impairments relish hands-on opportunity to learn the science behind robotics.
Q&A: First legally blind athlete to compete in the Olympic Games
August 15, 2014
Perkins spokesperson Marla Runyan talks about her journey from competitive athlete to teacher and spokesperson.
Liverpool FC pros share soccer tips with students
July 24, 2014
Students tried a new sport with tips and encouragement from the game's very best.
Perkins joins groundbreaking for accessible trail in Watertown
July 24, 2014
The trail, part of the new Watertown Riverfront Park, is the result of seven years planning between Perkins, the DCR and local organizations.
Deafblind camp unites students and teachers
June 17, 2014
Students in Thailand made memories that will last a lifetime at a deafblind camp organized by Perkins International.