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Uganda Youth Dental Surgeries

At HALO, we appreciate all our HALO supporters and want to show what an incredible difference your donation can make. This past summer 2020, HALO was able to support the HALO youth living in the Lungujja Girls Home and the Kibuli Boys Home with some dental surgeries and appointments! In total, 12 youth are on their way to a happy …

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Place Interiors: Art For Good

Local Kansas City artist, Julie Arnold, is doing more than just art selling her art. She’s creating art for a cause. Partnering with The HALO Foundation, Julie has created the Sycamore Bark Art Collection within her Art For Good Collection. Her collection is described by her website as “Giving new life to the bark of a sycamore tree takes on …

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COVID-19 Updates

During these uncertain times, HALO is still providing a stable environment for our HALO Youth. With precautions set in place, HALO has been able to continue to help youth in each of our locations. If you would like to help our HALO locations, click on the blue location titles. HALO Kansas City HALO Jefferson City Girls Home HALO Jefferson City …

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#ArtDoesGood Social Media and Email Samples

Personalizing your message goes a long way, but if you need some help getting started, we have included some sample captions. We have also included images you can download and use on social media. Throughout the campaign, please post photos or videos of your creations. Use your platform to share the campaign using #artdoesgood and tagging HALO. Sample Facebook Captions …

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September 2020 Volunteers of the Month

Here at HALO, we appreciate the love and support shown by our volunteers and staff. Their dedication is what helps HALO grow and thrive. Every month, we get the honor of choosing volunteers of the month.  Our Kansas City September Volunteer of the Month is Bob Daum. He goes to the Salvation Army workshops almost weekly and was the first …

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HALO Welcomes New Interns

Welcome to the team! We’re excited to introduce you to our new interns! We couldn’t do what we do without them and appreciate their dedication.  Naomi Kerkula, Jefferson City Social Work Intern (left)  Megan Sprague Kansas City Program Intern (center left) “Kids are very near to my heart and it’s evident that HALO feels the same way. Everyone I know …

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#ARTDOESGOOD

At HALO, we believe art heals. Art transforms lives. Art unlocks self-expression in kids without a voice. Art is a key part of our HALO mission. Art is good for mental health. And with the #ArtDoesGood HALO campaign, it’s also good for homeless children.

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2020 Summer with HALO

In these uncertain times with COVID-19, HALO has been working hard to continue to help at-risk youth. Although this Summer looked different than others, we were still able to provide safe spaces and therapeutic programs because of your support. Here’s a quick recap of what happened this Summer: A large part of our HALO Jefferson City Girls Home is teaching …

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August Volunteers of the Month

Here at HALO, we always appreciate the love and support shown by our volunteers and staff. Their dedication is what helps HALO grow and thrive. Every month, we get the honor of choosing volunteers of the month.  Our August 2020 volunteer of the month is Chelsea Medlock at the KC HALO location.   She has been leading yoga with the kids …