I Defy the Odds Kansas City Inspiration Breakfast

Be inspired by stories from HALO kids who prove that homeless isn’t hopeless. Join us Thursday, September 21 to learn what is happening in our own backyard and across the world. Doors open at 7 a.m. Program begins promptly at 8 a.m. and ends by 9 a.m. Breakfast is provided. Please join us by purchasing your ticket or sponsorship here. …

Moroccanoil® is Inspired by HALO Founder

MOROCCANOIL® LAUNCHES FIRST-EVER MULTIMEDIA CAMPAIGN: INSPIRED BY WOMEN™FEATURING AMBASSADOR ROSIE HUNTINGTON-WHITELEY AND EXCLUSIVE SHORT-FILM SERIES ‘INSPIRED’ New York, NY (September 17, 2014) – Moroccanoil, the global leader in oil-infused beauty products, is proud to announce the launch of INSPIRED BY WOMEN™, the brand’s first-ever multimedia advertising campaign created to inspire, celebrate and empower women around the world. At the heart of …

Independent Swag Youth Fashion Show Highlights

“Independent Swag” Fashion Show 2014 Highlights! The Kansas City HALO Learning Center’s “Independent Swag 2014: Be YOUnique, BeYOUtiful, Be YOU”, fourth annual youth fashion show was a night of philanthropy, fashion, and fun, supporting homeless and at-risk youth from Kansas City residential centers. Here are some highlights from this year’s event: 45 HALO youth participated in Fashion Creation workshops! 30 …

Ambitious Pixels “HALO Mission Video” Earns 2nd Place in the MY HERO Projects

Congratulations, Josh Fry with Ambitious Pixels! The HALO Foundation Mission Redefined video has earned 2nd place in the MY HERO “Professional Portraits of Individuals” category. Josh is a professional video storyteller. Read his case study for HALO. Eleven years of working in both film and television has won Josh many nominations and awards, including an Emmy for a short documentary he …

HALO in People Magazine

Rebecca Welsh Helps Orphans And At-Risk Kids Worldwide To read the article on People.com click here. Rebecca Welsh was volunteering in orphanages in Honduras in 2002 when she had an eye-opening encounter with a child living on the streets. “A 6-year-old little girl stopped me and begged me for water,” she says. “She travelled in a pack of about ten …