We Are Hiring!

At HALO, we take the word “team” seriously. Our staff is a group of driven, passionate people who want to make a difference in the lives of kids that need it most. Together, we are working together to end childhood homelessness. The work is difficult, but couldn’t be more rewarding. Our team is incredible, and we are looking to add …

July Volunteers of the Month

Allie has only been a HALO Volunteer for a few months. In that short amount of time, she has made a huge difference. Allie is a very busy young lady. She is incredibly active with her academics, sports, and extra curricular activities. Yet, she always makes a way to spend some of her precious free time with us at HALO. …

Youth Who Volunteer

Our youth in Uganda are passionate about giving back to their communities because it’s given so much to them! The kids have been active participants in choosing different groups or communities they want to volunteer with. The Lungujja Girls home and mentors chose to visit Rescue Mission Boys Home. The Rescue Mission Boys Home is a home for boys living …

Welcome New Team Members

Meet our new HALO Operations Coordinator, Christina Cummins. Christina has a background in the education field and has already started to make a difference in our Operations Team. According to Christina, “Leaving the education field, I was not sure what I wanted to do; I just knew that I wanted to make a bigger difference in the world. I found …

Malaria and Insecticide-Treated Nets

Donate To Help Us Provide Mosquito Nets!  Since 2000, malaria has taken a considerably higher toll on African children than previously reported. Uganda is just one country that has been greatly affected by malaria, a life threatening parasitic disease transmitted from mosquitoes. For our HALO youth in Uganda, Insecticide Treated Nets will protect them from these mosquitos and ultimately, malaria. …

June Volunteer of the Month

As an organization, HALO strives to make the world a better place. We work to fill the lives of kids in need around the world with love, support, and hope. As an individual, our June Volunteer of the Month does the same thing. Julie Arnold is no stranger to the HALO volunteer scene. She helped us launch the HALO Makers …

A Story of Success

Meet Satish Kumar. Satish and his brother lived in a small coastal village in India. He and his brother were among the many families affected by the 2004 Tsunami and found themselves without hope, not sure where to turn. Satish sought out help with a HALO partner in Ashirvad, India. HALO was already supporting 20 children displaced by the Tsunami …

Behind the Scenes: “I Defy The Odds” Photoshoot 2022

Have you ever had one of those days where everything seemed to go right for a change? Where your clothes fit perfectly, and your hair seemed to just work. Where everyone was on your side, and you felt like you could take on the world? For our HALO kids, that feeling happens during our “I Defy The Odds” Photoshoot. In …

New Oprah Daily’s Series “Good People Doing Great Things” Selects HALO Founder Rebecca Welsh as 1st Feature

A 6-Year-Old Homeless Girl Named Daisy Moved This Midwestern Woman to ActionRebecca Welsh, founder of HALO, which provides homes and a sense of family to impoverished and suffering youths, talks about the little girl who inspired it all. Read the Full Article on OprahDaily.com Article by Stephanie Fairyington, Published June 17, 2022 Photo Credit of Rebecca Welsh: Imago Dei PhotographyRead …

HALO Heat 3v3 Tourney Recap

On June 2nd, HALO hosted our first ever HALO Heat 3v3 Basketball Tourney. We wanted a way to support our HALO Heat Boys AAU Basketball team while also giving our talented HALO youth a chance to shine and be supported. Thanks to incredible sponsors, and supporters, this event was better than our greatest expectations. An amazing team of volunteers from …