Stephen – Gulu, Uganda

We love to share our amazing HALO kids who defy the odds! Here is Stephen’s story. In 2007, Stephen was recruited from Rwotobilo Internally Displaced People’s (IDP) camp at the tender age of 7. Coming from a difficult and challenging home, he was very quiet, introverted, and shy with low self-esteem. His biggest dream was to become a farmer. Living …

REBECCA – LUNGUJJA GIRL’S HOME

Our HALO youth continuously amaze us with their determination and resiliency in life after so many of them face intense hardships and struggles. We are proud to highlight the story of Rebecca, a 15-year-old girl from the Oyam district in Northern Uganda, in East Africa who has shown exactly what it means to stay determined.  Rebecca is the oldest of …

Student in Kenya Makes HALO History

Throughout the years we’ve had the privilege of watching many of our HALO kids blossom into thriving adults. One of these young men is Denis, who has been a part of our HALO Home in Kenya since he was a very young boy. Because of Denis’ hard work and diligence, he not only received the highest grade in his high …