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HALO group holding ‘Idol’ contest to benefit Mengo Home in Uganda

HALO group holding ‘Idol’ contest to benefit Mengo Home in Uganda Angie Hutschreider angieh@newstribune.com PUBLICATION: Jefferson City News-Tribune (MO) SECTION: Local DATE: September 29, 2009 Page: 7 Be prepared to unleash your inner superstar. Idol is coming to Jefferson City. Organizers of HALO, (Helping Art Liberate Orphans) a foundation that is committed to enhancing the living conditions of orphans worldwide, …

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HALO supports orphanages across the globe

HALO supports orphanages across the globe Michelle Brooks mbrooks@newstribune.com PUBLICATION: Jefferson City News-Tribune (MO) SECTION: Local DATE: March 6, 2009 Page: 7 Arafat Kayiira painted his favorite jackfruit tree depicted beside a common Ugandan home with a water buffalo nearby. “That’s definitely what Uganda looks like,” said Kristen Vogel, who works with Kayiira’s orphanage in the west African nation. But …