August Volunteers of the Month

The Volunteers of the Month for August are those that are behind-the-scenes, providing HALO youth with everything they may need, from diapers to school supplies.HALO regularly updates our Amazon Wishlists to match the needs of the youth that we serve and the programs we provide. This past month, we have had many donations come in from volunteers everywhere, giving essential …

July Volunteers of the Month

The summertime is a great way to get involved with HALO and HALO Programs. Our volunteers of the month for July share something in common: a passion to dive right in!HALO partnered with Youth Volunteer Corps Kansas City for a week, where young volunteers spent time learning about HALO while doing meaningful (and fun) projects to support HALO staff, but …

June Volunteers of the Month

Anyone can volunteer! At HALO, we have volunteers from all stages of life that are wanting to make the world a better place. Our June Volunteers of the Month are evidence of how a servant heart can be in everyone, no matter the age or profession!Jack Barker is one of our June Volunteers of the Month. He has supported HALO …

April Volunteers of the Month

Since the beginning, HALO has been built on the hard work of volunteers and interns that dedicate so much of their time toward providing the foundation of a family for HALO Youth in Kansas City and Jefferson City. Our volunteers of the month for April are no different!Janna Ferdous started as the Kansas City Program Coordinator Intern in September 2022 …

March Volunteers of the Month

“Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.” ~Elizabeth Andrew This is true for our March Volunteers of the Month. Youth Rock Student Ministries from Jefferson City & Brayden Cox from Kansas City all have the heart for helping HALO in every capacity.In Jefferson City, Youth Rock Student Ministries took time out of their crazy schedules to …

February Volunteers of the Month

HALO events would not be possible without the many volunteers that put their hearts into making HALO events a success. This year’s art auctions in both Jefferson City and Kansas City were no different. The February Volunteers of the Month are all the volunteers that dedicated their time to deliver an incredible experience for the HALO Art Auctions. Volunteers have …

January Volunteers of the Month

82% of HALO is made up of volunteers and interns, meaning that HALO heavily relies on the amazing people that donate their time to HALO.Our January Volunteer of the Month In Jefferson City is Ryan! Ryan has been working closely with our JC Boys Program, spending time with the boys every week and ensuring that there are meals available for …

Thankful for HALO Volunteers

No gesture is too small when done with gratitude.OprahTis the season to give back! For November, HALO has had so many people step up to ensure HALO youth have food and positive memories during a typically uncertain time in their lives. From filling Halloween buckets with candy for days to feeding around 40 mouths, the Kansas City Advocate Board is …

October Volunteers of the Month

“When you put out love, you get love back.”Sophie Grace, 16-year-old Emmy Award ®-winning star of The Baby-Sitters Club (“Kristy Thomas”)With the launch of ClubHALO, it couldn’t have been possible without our ClubHALO Volunteer of the Month, Sophie Grace. Sophie Grace, 16-year-old Emmy Award®-winning star of The Baby-Sitters Club (Kristy Thomas), has volunteered her time to help make ClubHALO a …

September Volunteers of the Month

HALO started because a small group of young people came to a stark realization. “If there are homeless kids who need our help, we should do whatever we can to help them.” And that is exactly what Sagel Raizada, a St. Teresa’s Academy senior, has done this month! Sagel created a website to bring awareness to the foster care system, …