Bike Night benefits Beacon House

Employee Benefits Inc. was a sponsor for a recent Up North Lodge 2014 Tuesday Bike Night, raising funds for Beacon House of Marquette. At the check presentation were, from left: front row, Beacon House board member Sue LeGalley; Employee Benefits employees Marianne Brugman, Sue Robinson, Bonnie Nelson and Barb LaCombe; and Up North Lodge general manager Candi Kjellin; and back row, Up North Lodge co-owner Sally Searle; Employee Benefits owner Vince Rose; Beacon House Chief Executive Officer Mary Tavernini-Dowling; and Employee Benefits employee Tracy Papciak. The 2014 Tuesday Bike Night raised $13,000 for grants to area organizations, bringing the total since the lodge began Bike Night to $69,700.