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Halo’s Virtual ArtReach Auction

HALO’s Virtual ArtReach Auction, “The Main Event,” was held on February 26th. The evening featured the premiere of the HALO documentary short film, live entertainment, silent and live auctions, and Special Guest Oprah Winfrey, who interviewed HALO youth, Marjai. Proceeds support the organization’s mission to end childhood homelessness.


Meilene Robinette, Chelsea Tapken, Carly Schultze, Nicole Gerken, and Founder Rebecca Welsh, all with HALO


HALO Alum Marjai


HALO Alum Marjai was interviewed by Special Guest, Oprah Winfrey


Katrina Scott welcomed the guests.


 Live auction items from Artist Michael Savage, Artist Carly Rae Robinson, and Artist Vera VonHoldenberg, along with HALO Makers centerpiece boards and a Mandalorian experience, were on display.


The fabulous sponsor kits were filled with donated items.


HALO Founder Rebecca Welsh

Additional photos featured in the April 17, 2021 issue of The Independent.


Benedictine College’s Virtual Scholarship Ball

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The 2021 Paw Print Issue

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and The Ivy Community Service and Education Foundation’s 68th Debutante Ball

The Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and The Ivy Community Service and Education Foundation hosted the 68th Debutante Ball on February 26th. The theme for the virtual…

Kansas City Monarchs: Rebranded And Reborn

Of course, we are all aware of times when rebranding didn’t work. Coca Cola comes to mind first. The new Coke was the new disaster. No one wanted it, protests…