Two people in the local community worked to support mental health were recognized, including former Union-Endicott student and now college student, Dominic Pasquale. The track runner organized a 24-hour run with his old high school teammates to raise money for MHAST last summer. Officials said financially, the association performed well and are feeling confident about working through the pandemic. (WBNG) — The Mental Health Association of the Southern Tier held its annual meeting Wednesday honoring a local student and discussing the positive direction of the non-profit.Held over Zoom, the meeting covered the 2019 year, which was pre-pandemic. MHAST Executive Director Keith Leahey said, “Dominic thank you to you and your entire team for literally going the extra mile to spread awareness and support for programming, so Dominic thank you do much.” Association officials also talked about initiatives it is working on including expanding upon crisis stabilization services. To learn more about what was discussed, click here.