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The HALO Foundation

Kansas City, MO

Location1600 Genessee St Ste 200
Ein20-1794209
MissionHALO believes every child should have the support of a family. We provide housing, healing and education to thousands of homeless and at-risk children. HALO began in Kansas City, MO by HALO Founder Rebecca Welsh, and has served as the foundation of a family for children who need it most since 2005. Our mission is to help one more child spend one less day alone.
AboutINTERNATIONAL SUPPORT IN 2018, HALO FULLY SUPPORTED ALL NEEDS FOR CHILDREN LIVING IN THE HOMES LISTED BELOW. THESE NEEDS INCLUDE HOUSING, HEALING, AND EDUCATION. INDIA ASHIRVAD HOME: TUNI,INDIA 45 CHILDREN KENYA NAIBOR ORPHANGE 18 CHILDREN TIMAU ORPHANGE 25 CHILDREN UGANDA UGANDA GIRLS HOME 17 GIRLS UGANDA MAKERERE HOME 20 CHILDREN UGANDA MENGO HOME 23 CHILDREN UGANDA BUKESA HOME 15 CHILDREN UGANDA GULU GIRLS HOME 18 CHILDREN UGANDA GULU BOYS HOME 15 CHILDREN UGANDA KIBULI BOYS HOME 18 CHILDREN UGANDA SCHOOL SPONSORSHIP 13 CHILDREN NANSANA PROGRAM 14 CHILDREN UGANDA LEARNING CENTER 200 CHILDREN HALO SUPPORTS THE EDUCATION OF 60 CHILDREN AT THE SCHOOL AT LIRIO DE LOS VALLES (LILLY OF THE VALLEY) ORPHANAGE IN PLAYAS, MEXICO. TOTAL INTERNATIONAL YOUTH 501 DOMESTIC PROGRAMMING HALO LEARNING CENTERS THE HALO LEARNING CENTER PARTNERS WITH AREA HOMELESS SHELTERS, RESIDENTIAL CARE FACILITIES, ALTERNATIVE HIGH SCHOOLS AND TRANSITIONAL LIVING PROGRAMS TO PROVIDE THERAPEUTIC ART AND LIFE SKILL PROGRAMMING TO YOUTH IN THE GREATEST NEED. PROGRAMMING IS BASED AROUND PROVIDING THE GREATEST IMPACT IN A SHORTENED AMOUNT OF TIME, ALLOWING YOUTH TO LEAVE WITH NEW INFORMATION, AND A COMPLETED PROJECT. CURRENT PROGRAMMING INCLUDES ART & LIFE SKILL WORKSHOPS, VOCATIONAL WORKSHOPS, PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSES, SCHOLORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES, HEALTHY RELATIONSHIP COURSES, AND SPECIAL EVENTS. ALL PROGRAMS ARE DESIGNED AND TAUGHT BY HALO CENTER STAFF AS WELL AS KNOWLEDGEABLE VOLUNTEERS COMMITTED TO EMPOWERING HALO YOUTH. THE KANSAS CITY LEARNING CENTER WAS OPENED IN 2011. IN 2018, HALO SERVED 648 YOUTH FROM AREA HOMELESS SHELTERS, RESIDENTIAL HOMES, AND AT-RISK YOUTH PROGRAMS SUCH AS, RESTART INC.'S YOUTH EMERGENCY SHELTER AND TRANSITIONAL LIVING PROGRAM, SALVATION ARMY CHILDREN'S SHELTER, BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF KANSAS CITY, GORDON PARKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, CORNERSTONES OF CARE, OPERATION BREAKTHROUGH AND FAIRFAX LEARNING CENTER. THE KC LEARNING CENTER FACILITATED 162 PROGRAMS IN 2018, AND SERVED HEALTHY SNACKS OR FULL MEALS AT EVERY SINGLE PROGRAM. INDIVIDUALLY, KC SERVED OVER 1,500 MEALS IN 2018. THE JEFFERSON CITY LEARNING CENTER WAS OPENEND IN 2012. IN 2018, THE LEARNING CENTER STAFF SERVED 55 HOMELESS AND AT-RISK YOUTH THROUGH WORKSHOPS, PROGRAMS AND MEETINGS. YOUTH SERVED IN JEFFERSON CITY ARE FROM PARTNERING AGENCIES SUCH AS JEFFERSON CITY ACADEMIC CENTER, JEFFERSON CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS, MISSOURI RIVER REGIONAL PUBLIC LIBRARY AND RACS (RAPE AND ABUSE CRISIS SERVICE). THE JC HOME AND LEARNING CENTER PROVIDED SNACKS OR FULL MEALS AT EVERY SINGLE PROGRAM. JC SERVED OVER 1,060 MEALS IN 2018.
Revenue$4,549,281
Expenses$1,066,640