Time Management Life Skill Speaker: Jen Rogers

HALO Volunteer Jen Rogers joined the HALO Staff in April, sharing her tips and tricks for Time Management. As a certified professional life coach, keynote speaker, and podcaster, she gave the HALO team tangible techniques for working on April’s Life Skill. “Too many people suffer from decision fatigue without knowing it. They wonder why pursuing their dreams of growing in …

Bracelets Made With Love

Compassionate children and teens all over have been hard at work making friendship bracelets for kids who need it the most.  When a child comes to HALO, they are saying that they are alone in this world. It’s scary to feel alone, especially in a new place with new people, which is why ClubHALO members are spreading love and friendship …

March Volunteers of the Month

HALO is rooted in love and fueled by volunteers, making it possible to support the thousands of kids in need because of our amazing HALO volunteers. Every month, HALO shouts out volunteers for the ways that they give their time and talents, helping one more child spend one less day alone.Our Kansas City Volunteer of the Month is Valerie Morrill. …

Jefferson City 2024 Art Auction Recap

“HALO is a place to call home. Even after you move out of HALO, HALO is still family. There’s still somebody you can count on. When you help someone like me, you’re not only helping me, but you’re helping the next generation. You’re helping my daughter have a better life. So the fact that I can give her a good …

February Volunteers of the Month

HALO runs smoothly thanks to the many volunteers who come together every day to support HALO’s mission!The February Volunteer of the Month in Jefferson City is Dawn Sebion from the University of Missouri Extension program!Dawn has been volunteering with the Jefferson City Learning Center by providing her expertise to HALO youth in the HALO Girls Home, Boys Program, and JCAC …

Kansas City’s 2024 Art Auction Recap

HALO is a place to call home. Even after you move out of HALO, HALO is still family. There’s still somebody you can count on. When you help someone like me, you’re not only helping me, but you’re helping the next generation. You’re helping my daughter have a better life. So the fact that I can give her a good …

Self-Discipline Life Skill Speaker: Albani Beza

HALO Volunteer Albani Beza joined HALO Staff in February, opening up the conversation about Self-Discipline. Her life and experiences as a young entrepreneur and mom were inspiring and motivating for HALO Staff when reflecting on February’s Life Skill. Albani graduated high school a year early to pursue a career as a hairstylist. A year into her apprenticeship, she became a …

Middle School Students Empowered HALO Kids

“I hope this makes your day just a little better.” “Hopefully, you love this bracelet.” “You are loved.”These were just some of the messages from Ms. Male’s Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) middle school students, who made friendship bracelets for HALO kids all over the world! The bracelets and messages made by the compassionate 7th-grade students at Turner Middle School …

Vote for HALO with Target Circle

HALO is participating in the Target Circle program from January 1st through March 31st! You can vote for HALO and help direct Target’s giving to benefit thousands of homeless and at-risk youth for whom HALO provides the foundation of a family every year.Follow the steps below to enroll in Target Circle and cast your votes for HALO.3 ways to enroll …

January Volunteers of the Month

HALO welcomes everyone in the community to join our HALO Volunteer Team any time of the year, especially at the start of a new year. With personal goals and more motivation, people who volunteer at HALO make the biggest impact on the children who need it the most. Read how our January Volunteers of the Month brought their talents and …