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Northshore Magazine: 2018 Best of the Northshore

Thank you to everyone who voted the Step Up for Colleen 5K Walk/Run for the Best Community Walk/Run/Race in the Northshore! It is an honor to receive the recognition and it serves as a reminder that Colleen and her legacy continue to impact and inspire so many.

Best Community Walk/Run/Race

Editors’ & Readers’ Choice

Step Up for Colleen, Andover

Standout Qualities: For five years, thousands have gathered to honor the legacy of young teacher Colleen Ritzer through a 5K road race to raise money for a scholarship fund in her name. The beloved teacher was killed by a student in 2013.

Insider Tip: In 2018, more than $50,000 in scholarship money was awarded to future teachers.

Click here to learn more about the “Best of the Northshore” 2018 Award Winners.