BLOOM New York Art Auction – Nov. 4

Brooklyn, N.Y. — Slag Gallery will premiere an international collaborative exhibition of works inspired by homeless, at-risk and orphaned youth around the world on Nov. 4, 2016. Artists’ works will be auctioned off to support HALO, which provides housing, healing and education to youth in the greatest need. Slag Gallery owner Irina Protopopescu created the exhibition inviting select international artists …

HALO Summer Youth Shine in Showcase Celebration

On July 28, HALO Kansas City Learning Center held its 6th Annual Summer Showcase Celebration, and we want to thank everyone who attended and those who volunteered to celebrate the art made by our youth. We want to give a special shoutout to Jukeboxx Media for helping design media and promotions for our HALO Kansas City Summer Showcase Celebration.  This event would …

HALO Honors July Volunteer of the Month Carmen Gramajo-Moser

We would like to recognize Carmen Gramajo-Moser as the HALO volunteer of the month. Carmen has provided a great deal of resources in HALO’s research in Guatemala. She has served as an advocate on behalf of HALO in a variety of ways, including assisting with International Relations, Events, Research and bringing a unique perspective with fresh ideas. Thank you, Carmen! …

Chandra Clark Presents Life Skill Perseverance to HALO Staff

HALO’s guest speaker at the June all staff meeting is an excellent example of this month’s life skill, perseverance. Chandra Clark, Manager of Corporate and External Relations at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City and a proud HALO partner of the Kansas City Learning Center, shared the importance of perseverance for all, especially those in the nonprofit world. She inspired the HALO …

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HALO Handmade Jewelry Line Revealed

The HALO family of volunteers, donors and staff, is the support system HALO relies and thrives on. After more than a decade of rescuing youth in the most desperate situations around the world and supporting more than 1,000 youth in 21 orphanages and programs in seven countries, HALO is ready to grow its tree of supporters even more. HALO is proud to announce a new …

Meet Tino Quiroga: HALO’s Newest Research Ambassador!

The HALO Foundation is happy to introduce Tino Quiroga, HALO’s newest Research Ambassador now living in Guatemala. Tino is spending his time doing international research for a potential new HALO-supported home. Ever since he was a young child, helping others and giving back has been deeply rooted in his family and upbringing. Hailing from Seattle, he has previous experience working in …

HALO’s Program Director, Lacy Voight, Speaks at The People to People Global Youth Forum

On Wednesday, November 5th, The HALO’s Foundation’s Program Director Lacy Voight spoke at the 2014 People to People International Global Youth Forum. The Global Youth Forum was designed to expose youth ages 13-18 to different ideas, cultures and people. The theme for the 2014 summit was “Learn to Serve, Serve to Learn.” Lacy spoke to the attendees about having a …

Opening Doors and Opportunities

Recently opened, Kansas City Bier Company, a brewery in Waldo, not only opened its doors to the public but opened an opportunity for Kansas City youth. A group of boys from BoysGrow, an organization that works to help open inner-city boys’ eyes to the possibilities and realities of entrepreneurship, handcrafted 6 tables and matching benches for the brewery. BoysGrow worked with our …