Loch Raven Network News

Loch Raven High School Class of ’79: Go Raiders!  October 2019

Many thanks to Crystal Legaluppi and the Loch Raven High School Class of ’79 – as part of their recent reunion, they donated a check for $200 and boxes of donations for Loch Raven High School for the “Loch Raven Haven” – greatly appreciated! Crystal brought the check and the donations over to our storage space at St. Thomas’s Episcopal Church.

The Loch Raven Haven Welcomes Another Goucher Class, March 2019

Professor Carolyn Schwarz and her students visited the Loch Raven Haven last week to find out more about the Network and also to learn about support services and the importance of volunteering and philanthropy – we had a great discussion!

Students from Goucher College visit Loch Raven Haven, March 2019

Students of Goucher College, Professor Phong, and Chris Diehl, in the Loch Raven Haven at Loch Raven High School

Professor Le Phong, Goucher College, and students visited the Loch Raven Haven in March.  Professor Phong’s statistics class is doing research again on access to healthy food in the Loch Raven High School catchment area, a continuation of research begun last semester in other statistics classes. This past week they visited the Loch Raven Haven in Loch Raven High School and spoke with our lead organizer there, Chris Diehl, about how the Loch Raven Network serves students in need, toured our storage space, and ended with a lively discussion at Laurie’s house regarding student poverty and acces to food.

August, 2018: The Loch Raven Haven Has Expanded!

Great news for the Loch Raven Network – we’ve been able to expand the space for the Loch Raven Haven! Many thanks to Linda Oliver at LRHS for helping to make this happen, and to Chris Diehl and Vicki Schmelz, who worked for many hours on cleaning up and reorganizing for the new school year – the large space added is on the right.

Debbie Phelps Visits the Loch Raven Haven, July 10, 2018

We were so pleased today to have Debbie Phelps, the Executive Director of The Education Foundation of Baltimore County Public Schools, visit the Loch Raven Haven at Loch Raven High School to see our space for students and to learn more about the Student Support Network. It’s wonderful to have her interest and appreciation for our programs!

Left to right: Janine Holmes, Principal, Loch Raven High School, Debbie Phelps, Linda Oliver, administrative assistant at Loch Raven.