12th HALO ArtReach Auction Recap

On Friday, February 24th, HALO Kansas City hosted its 12th Annual ArtReach Auction at Studio Dan Meiners. We raised almost $150,000 because of our amazing supporters! The evening started with a cocktail hour and silent auction, then continued with dinner and the presentation of HALO 2017 Award Winners.

Our HALO 2017 award winners include:
Volunteers of the Year: Janie Schrader and Irina Protopopescu
Advocates of the Year: Jeff Albright and Lene Westerman
Supporters of the Year: The Farmer Family and Clockwork
Artist of the Year: Nina Irwin
HALO Stars of the Year: Marjai, Tia, and Tiana
Learn more about our award winners here.

After the presentation of awards, HALO Stars Marjai and Tia performed. Marjai read an original poem to tell her story and Tia sang “I Am A Lost Boy From Neverland.” A special thank you to all of our silent auction donors and to our event sponsors. Dinner was provided by Em Chamas Brazilian Grill, West Bottoms Kitchen, Moxie Catering and Ragazza. Drinks were provided by KC Bier Co., Major Brands, and Clear 10 Vodka. Lost Wax provided fabulous entertainment and Kevin Gonzalez, Emilie Farris, and Sarah Burns took photos of the event. The night would not have been successful without the support of you all! We cannot thank you enough! Here are a few photos from the night. To view more check out our album on Facebook.