Latest HALO, Inc. News

  • Man In Hallway

    HALO Homeless Shelter over capacity for eighth consecutive week

    Jun 29, 2020

    RACINE — For at least 60 nights in a row, Racine’s primary homeless shelter has been over capacity. Staff and volunteers aren’t sure what’s causing the rush. "We’re all cramped in here,” Dwayne Lindsey, 45, said before lying down on a sleeping mat on the...

  • SHOW

    SHOW 2019

    Jun 29, 2020

    Two years ago, HALO was the recipient of 2 bottle filling stations from the proceeds of a wonderful event organized by Shritha Reddy a talented sixth grater at The Prairie School. HALO is proud to pay it foward by supporting her in her latest effort that...

  • Empty Bowls

    Empty Bowls 2019

    Jun 29, 2020

    It's Empty Bowls time again! Hope you can join us March 4, 11 am - 2 pm or 4 pm  - 7 pm at FESTIVAL HALL for this great event.  Thank you to the many, many volunteers who make Empty Bowls possible. 

  • Bowling

    Strike Out Homelessness - BOWL WITH US Sunday 2/10/19!

    Jun 29, 2020

    HALO will hold its 3rd annual Strike Out Homelessness fundraiser on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at Castle Lanes, 5615 Castle Court, Racine, WI. Bowling sessions will take place at 12 noon and 2:30 pm. The event is a great way to support HALO and have a great...

  • Gai Halo

    Gai Lorenzen, New HALO Executive Director

    Jun 29, 2020

    The Board of Directors confirmed Gai Lorenzen as Executive Director for the Homeless Assistance Leadership Organization at its May meeting. She originally joined the organization on an interim basis in March following Kevin Cookman's resignation in February....

  • Halo Programs

    What's it like to be in our programs?

    Jun 29, 2020

    A few months ago, a woman who we’ll call Chantyl entered HALO with a number of barriers to reaching self-sufficiency. Before coming to HALO Chantyl was disabled and in a wheel chair, but on top of this difficulty, she had very persistent mental health issues...