Uganda Learning Center Graduation

For thousands of kids around the world, HALO represents far more than food and shelter. It represents the day their entire life changed. This day for HALO kids in Uganda was their graduation day! Youth in the HALO Uganda Learning Center graduated amongst their friends and community to celebrate all their hard work.Youth showcasing the gowns they made in their …

“Welcome Home” Volunteer Project Day

With the new Kansas City HALO Homes close to being open for homeless youth in the greater Kansas City area, over 60 middle school students from Santa Fe Trail Middle School made heartfelt cards and friendship bracelets for future HALO kids.After learning about HALO from Youth Volunteer Corps and HALO Volunteers, these compassionate teens got to work, making over 75 …

ClubHALO In-Person Kansas City Service Night

Christina Cummins

HALO is Hosting ClubHALO Service Nights In Person! Join other compassionate kids (ages 6-18) in your area on July 16th from 5:30 – 7:00 pm at HALO! Complete a hands-on, impactful volunteer project Learn about HALO Meet other compassionate kids, teens, and families Feel inspired by giving back to your community Make a difference in the lives of homeless and at-risk children …

April’s Life Skill: Time Management

Every month at HALO, we have a highlighted skill that we focus on that teaches HALO youth how to be successful in life. April’s life skill is time management. This skill helps HALO youth prioritize things they need and want to do throughout the day. Some of the workshops held for our youth this month included group discussions, speakers, and …

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 …

ClubHALO In-Person Jefferson City Service Night

Christina Cummins

HALO is Hosting ClubHALO Service Nights In-Person! Join other compassionate kids (ages 6 – 18) in your area on July 16th from 5:30 – 7:00 pm at the HALO Home (3519 Bennett Lane Jefferson City, MO 65101)! Complete a hands-on impactful volunteer project Learn about HALO Meet other compassionate kids, teens and families Feel inspired by giving back to your …

ClubHALO In-Person Jefferson City Service Night

Christina Cummins

HALO is Hosting ClubHALO Service Nights In-Person! Join other compassionate kids (ages 6 – 18) in your area on October 15th from 5:30 – 7:00 pm at the HALO Home (3519 Bennett Lane Jefferson City, MO 65101)! Complete a hands-on impactful volunteer project Learn about HALO Meet other compassionate kids, teens and families Feel inspired by giving back to your …

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. …

HALO Life Skills

The Importance of Life Skills Teaching life skills is crucial for equipping youth with the knowledge and ability to navigate life’s hardships. Life skills at HALO encompass a wide range of competencies, such as communication, critical thinking, compassion, and problem-solving. These skills not only enhance personal development but also play a huge role in forming community and adaptability here at HALO. …