We have just concluded our second day of LEADR and I am happy to report that our students have developed more than I could’ve imagined in such a short time period. Day 2 was jam-packed and full of leadership-geared actions! Our morning started with a rousing talk by Fred Lukachinsky, VP of Finance for FedEx Ground. Enthusiastic and energetic, his … Continued
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As I write this this evening, we have just completed our first day of LEADR 2013! This week is shaping up to be better than we could’ve ever hoped for. With a great location, great speakers, and great kids, there is simply no way we could do better than we are. Our day started bright and early at 9:30am. After … Continued
A message from Debbie McKinney, one of the ‘Bath Loves Boston’ organizers: I would like to share our appreciation to the following Bath Business Association members who have generously donated raffle prizes to my daughter’s “Bath Loves Boston” fundraising event, taking place June 26th at 6:30pm at Bath Church: The Bake Shop in Ghent CleverPup101 Family Dog Training LaDaisy Boutique Nannimals … Continued
Attached are the publicity release forms for LEADR. If you will be attending this year, please print them out and bring them with you to the retreat. We can’t wait to see all the students next week! United 93 Movie Waiver PUBLICITY RELEASE 2013 Camp YNoah Waiver Participation Form
Here are some recent photos from our Hurricane Sandy Collection Drive in Akron, OH. Want to see more pictures? Head over to our album on Facebook!
Thank you all for your selfless contributions of time, talent and money. In a time when negativity rules the day, and is first thrust upon us in the news, your acts of kindness and generosity rekindle the reality that good will always overcome bad. The human spirit cannot be quelled when even an insignificant amount of will exists. You and … Continued
Now in it’s third year, LEADR in The HALO Foundation’s premier student leadership retreat. During this 4 night, 5 day stay, students will engage in team-building, service projects, and be educated through key speakers and many planned activities.
IN MEMORIUM RETIRED GENERAL DONN A. STARRY May 31, 1925 – August 26, 2011 Not only did the HALO Foundation lose one of its biggest supporters and greatest sources of wisdom when retired General Donn A. Starry passed away last week; the nation lost one of its most brilliant military minds. “The General,’’ as he was called by many of … Continued
As we continue our 93 cents for Flight 93 campaign, we love to see our student leaders grow and see the work they’ve accomplished. Karlie, a student leader from Warren, Ohio visited the memorial this past Friday. When will it be finished? I can’t believe the difference from when I went with Kirk. It was just a chain link fence then. … Continued
Our efforts to supply donations to the residents of Tom’s River, NJ has gone far from unnoticed. Today we wanted to take a moment to share a letter from Senator Frank LaRose. As always, we are thrilled when we are able to impact the lives of others, and it is a privilege to be noticed for doing so by a United States Senator. … Continued