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Vanessa Marcotte Foundation, Worcester County Sheriff’s Office teach women self-defense

On the 27-month anniversary of Vanessa Marcotte’s death, about 30 women gathered at the Thomas Prince School to learn self-defense tips and techniques.
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‘Fight like your life depends on it’

A personal account of a self-defense course offered by the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office and The Vanessa T. Marcotte Foundation
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Important story from Good Morning America with valuable self defense tips.

'Unfortunate' and scary reality for female runners This story was posted on September 20, 2018 on the ABC News website. For the full article/video please visit ABC News. The viral hashtags #MilesforMollie and #dcrunners4wendy are reflecting…
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Jogger’s stabbing highlights ‘unfortunate’ and scary reality for female runners

The killings of two young women while doing something as innocent as running outdoors have sparked fear and outrage.
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Large turnout for second annual 5K to honor Vanessa Marcotte

More than 1,000 runners and walkers participated in the 2nd Annual Vanessa T. Marcotte Foundation 5K Race at Wachusett Mountain on Saturday, June 16.
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Over 1,000 Attend 2nd Annual 5K Run/Walk for Vanessa Marcotte at Wachusett Mountain

More than 1,000 runners, walkers and community members gathered at Wachusett Mountain in Princeton, Massachusetts to participate in the 10 a.m. event, which had seen tremendous success in its inaugural year.
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Vanessa Marcotte Foundation holding annual run, pushing for safety awareness

On June 16, the Vanessa T. Marcotte Foundation will hold its second annual 5K run and walk.
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Loved ones of Vanessa Marcotte turning tragedy into prevention

The loved ones of a woman who was killed while out for a jog in Massachusetts are now working to prevent attacks on other women
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Self-Defense Workshop at Boston University to Honor Vanessa Marcotte

More than 300 women are coming together at Boston University this weekend to learn about self-defense in honor of Vanessa Marcotte, a graduate of BU.
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The Vanessa Marcotte Foundation is hosting a women’s self-defense workshop

"She would want more than anything for us to raise awareness and, if we can, prevent this from happening to anyone else.”