Published on: March 18, 2013The students of TRiO Student Support Services program at Lone Star College-North Harris display their love of giving this Valentine’s Day by donating blankets to disadvantaged families to keep them warm during the winter months. The “Covered by TRiO” blanket drive brought in more than 30 blankets that were delivered to the Star of Hope shelter in downtown Houston.
TRiO Student Support Services provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements, and motivates students toward the successful completion of their postsecondary education.
Pictured (left to right) are Alex Moses, Meggie Kaye-Reynoso, Rachel Llamas, Brenda Lopez, TRiO Program Manager Alfred Bacon, and Christian Puente.
Lone Star College-North Harris is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, one-half mile south of FM 1960 East, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. For more information about the college, call 281.618.5400 or visit LoneStar.edu/NorthHarris.
Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.