On the Horizon

A Look Back • A New Era

Lynchburg Homeschool History
2006, LA NICHE Y!G

Founding of LA NICHE YAHOO! GROUP. Lynchburg Area News & Information for Christian Home Educators (LA NICHE) is established with this simple mission:

Connect local homeschool families to each other… and to groups, organizations, activities, and other resources and information for enhancing their children’s home education.


2009, NEW FORMAT

WEBSITE & SOCIAL MEDIA

LA NICHE transfers away from group format to establish an online news format for wider outreach to the Lynchburg, Virginia region.


2011, GROWING OUTREACH

LynchburgHomeschool.com

LA NICHE sponsors LynchburgHomeschool.com entity moving original mission more fully into digital age by establishing new website and online presence for further outreach & offerings via growing social media opportunities. Local homeschool info and features are more thoroughly developed and a monthly Local Homeschool News feature is added along with a Local Events calendar.


2017, FOR THE INTERIM

SEEKING NEW LEADERSHIP

LA NICHE & LynchburgHomeschool.com founder, Laura Young, retires from day-to-day curating of news and continues site basics and social media while seeking volunteers to carry forward the original mission to, “Connect homeschool families to each other… and to groups, organizations, activities, and other resources and information for enhancing their children’s home education.”.


2019, NEW POSSIBILITIES

ON THE HORIZON

Discussions are underway to combine the like-minded mission of another local homeschool organization with that of LynchburgHomeschool.com.


2019, MOVING FORWARD

COMING NEWS

Stay tuned to LynchburgHomeschool.com for merger information as discussions proceed this spring!


As has been the case since 2006, THANK YOU for visiting and supporting the mission of LA NICHE & LynchburgHomeschool.com!