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For participating in The 2021 ASICS Falmouth Road Race

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My Story…

I'm running the Falmouth Road Race to benefit Boston Scores as I am passionate about running and have seen firsthand the positive impact of Boston Scores' programs!

I started running in my mid-30s and would huff and puff the 2.5 miles around Fresh Pond a few times a week in an effort to exercise. After having my 2 daughters, I returned to running as a way to take back some time for myself, get outside, manage stress, socialize and build aerobic capacity to keep up with my kids and the life around me. It has since become an addiction where I am always thinking about when I can find a chunk of time I can lace up and get outside. I ran my first half marathon in 2019 and have run 3 since and am excited to run 7 miles to support Boston Scores through the Falmouth Road Race! 

I'm choosing to support Boston Scores as I believe in the mission and the programs we offer to Boston youth. I believe in the power of healthy youth-adult relationships and have personally benefited from a caring adult taking the time to build a relationship with a teenage angsty version of myself. I've seen how our teams both on the field and in the classroom build confidence, resiliency, passion, and dedication. I believe in sports equity and giving all youth, regardless of gender, race, and socio-economic background, the opportunity to be a part of a team.

I am grateful to be able to work for such a special place! I hope you will choose to support me/our team with a donation that will directly benefit our ~1,500 students across Boston!

Donate to help Vanessa raise money for The 2021 ASICS Falmouth Road Race’s fundraising campaign.


Recent donors

Donation date Donor name Donation amount
Aug 22 BJ & Laura Grattan $100.00
Aug 12 The Egans $55.35
Jul 20 Anonymous Go Vanessa! Undisclosed amount
Jul 16 Chris Pike Way to go Vanessa!! Have a great race! Undisclosed amount
Jul 13 Anonymous Good luck, Vanessa! Undisclosed amount
Jul 12 Kristen Hoskins You are a rock star!! You got this! $50.00
Jul 12 Bob & Missy Shay Have a great run. I hope it is a nice day as it is a beautiful course. $109.85
Jul 12 Anthony Goodman Go Vanessa! $109.85
Jul 12 Howard & Annette $100.00
Jul 12 Bob Bruno Crush it! $109.85