‘You Never Know How Far Your Arms Can Reach,’ Lourdeshouse Graduate Says at Catholic Charities’ Fundraiser

Outstretched arms greeted Rashanda Loyd 16 years ago when she entered Lourdeshouse Maternity Home. Pregnant and in high school, she “felt unwanted, unneeded. It was a struggle being in high school and not knowing what to do, not knowing where to go, not knowing who I could turn to.”

She found Lourdeshouse, a residential program of Catholic Charities that gave her support, maternity care a path forward.