State Funding For Summer SNAP For Children Increased!

Great News! Tam Lynne Kelley, Chair of the Advocacy Committee, and Laurie Taylor-Mitchell, President, have been working over the past few weeks to advocate for increased financial support for anti-hunger and anti-poverty programs. The attached “Road Map to End Hunger” in Baltimore...

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Student Support Network Welcomes New Board Member

Welcome to our newest board member, Veneeta Eason!  Veneeta comes to us from BD Integrated Diagnostic Solutions, headquartered in Sparks, MD, bringing with her an impressive skill set in marketing and strategic growth.  Read on to learn about why the Network’s mission personally resonates with...

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Baltimore County Weis Markets Presented The Network With A Check

Baltimore County Weis Markets presented the Network with a check for the funds they raised on Giving Tuesday 2021!  Eight Baltimore County Weis stores each donated $500 plus money raised at the register via their customer donations. Thank you to all the Baltimore County Weis managers, especially...

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Friends School Participated in MLK Day of Service

Students and parents from Friends School of Baltimore participated in MLK Day of Service this morning by knitting hats and scarves for our Network schools. If you’ve stepped outside today, you know much this will help our kids when they stand at the bus stop and go outside for recess and...

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A Creative Collaborator: Lola Russell, LCSW-C

Lola Russell, LCSW-C, is a school social worker at Stemmers Run Middle School in Essex, Maryland. Her mission is to help sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students learn to manage their emotions and gain insight into their emotions and behavior, ultimately to achieve academic success. So, she gets...

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The Network Takes A Few Moments To Reflect on 2021

2021 has been a year to remember! It’s one of those years that seemed to both pass incredibly quickly, and last forever. The Student Support Network team put our heads together to recall our activities and accomplishments month by month, and we invite you to reflect with us. Thank you for...

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The Network Welcomes Kelly Sage To The Team!

Please welcome our new Program Coordinator, Kelly Sage!   Kelly is no stranger to the Network. She was a key player in our Network Essentials Delivery program during pandemic school closures and has been helping us out ever since. We are excited to bring Kelly on board to manage the daily...

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An Action-Oriented Team at Loch Raven Technical Academy

Do you know any of those people who see a need and immediately take action? You know the ones…they’re always dropping off some clothes their kids have outgrown to a neighbor with younger children, they’re the first to sign up to bring a meal to a friend who is grieving, and they never say...

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Towson University Grad Student Supports Network Students

Graduate students are busy people, but Towson University grad student Chloe was not too busy to help out the Network!   Chloe partnered with Towson University’s Health Services, the Center for Student Diversity, and the Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevention Center to collect period...

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