And the ArtsKC Innovator Award Goes to…HALO!

HALO is excited to receive the Innovator Award at the 14th Annual ArtsKC Awards Luncheon last Thurs., Feb. 23, 2017! Helping at-risk and homeless children heal from their past through artistic expression is at the core of our mission, and it is such an honor to be recognized for our impact on the Kansas City community. We couldn’t serve our children …

January Update from the Mengo Home

At HALO, January’s life skill is “goal setting,” and the girls at the Mengo Home in Uganda have already gotten to work. They’ve resolved to improve their academic grades by waking up earlier and have formed study groups for subjects they’re struggling in. HALO is proud of its Mengo girls and their achievements! Read more to see what they’ve been up …

HALO Announces 2017 Award Winners

HALO is excited to announce its 2017 Award Winners! It takes many to make HALO a success; these individuals and companies are recognized for their exceptional involvement and commitment: Janie Schrader and Irina Protopopescu as Volunteers Jeff Albright and Lene Westerman as Advocates The Farmer Family and Clockwork as Supporters Nina Irwin as Artist Marjai, Tiana, Tia and Winnie as HALO …

HALO Founder and Stroke Survivor Rebecca Welsh Shares her Story with Jefferson City Magazine

After suffering from a severe stroke two years ago, HALO Founder and CEO Rebecca Welsh was featured in the December issue of the Jefferson City Magazine as a voice for the American Heart Association. Caused by a hole in her heart, the stroke left her unable to perform even the simplest day-to day activities. For the first year following the …

HERLIFE Magazine Names HALO Founder Rebecca Welsh “Woman of Influence”

Our very own Rebecca Welsh, founder and CEO of HALO, was one of five “Kansas City women of influence” featured in HERLIFE Magazine this month. Rebecca is the forefront of our mission, and it’s an honor to have her recognized for the countless hours and love she has put into our organization. Rebecca started working for homeless children 12 years …

2013 HALO Highlights

The HALO Foundation presents the 2013 Highlights. View the Prezi presentation here. [prezi id=’myx-fl7soqvq’] [prezi id=http://prezi.com/myx-fl7soqvq/the-halo-foundation-2013-highlights/‘]