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Team Brookline


On April 18, 2016, 12 runners will depart from Hopkinton and travel 26.2 miles into Boston. But before they do that, they are fundraising to increase access to mental care for adults and children in need in.

Meet our 2016 Runners!
Elyse Archila
Abby Banholzer
Jeff Brand
Liz Burke
Maggie Ginn
Michael Kearney
Lara Kimmerer
Kori Kindya
Ryan Lee
Jed Shugerman
Emily Vishnja
Ajay Zutshi

You can be part of this effort by volunteering with Team Brookline to ensure that everyone in our community who needs support can access adorable, outstanding mental health care. Volunteers are needed to help with team events, Saturday morning training runs, on Marathon Day and in our team headquarters. Email team manager Greta Teller to learn more.

Visit Team Brookline online for more information. 

About Team Brookline 

Team Brookline is the Town of Brookline’s official Boston Marathon team. Established in 2012 by the Town and managed by Brookline Community Mental Health Center, the team benefits four local charities that play an integral role in strengthening and enriching our community: Brookline Community Mental Health Center, Brookline Education Foundation, Brookline Library Foundation, and Brookline Teen Center. Since the program’s inception, Team Brookline runners have raised more than $650,000 – an amazing accomplishment that has made a true impact in the lives of all who live, work and study in Brookline. 

Questions about Team Brookline? Interested in sponsoring the team? Please contact team manager, Greta Teller