HALO Youth Receive Scholarships for College

Limited financial resources is one of the biggest reasons Kansas City students are unable to attend college. Kansas City Security Association’s Education Fund is making it possible for 12 Kansas City youth to attend college this fall, two of which are HALO youth. Oscar and Tiana were chosen out of 48 applicants to each receive $18,000 scholarships for college. Both …

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 …