For $20 per day to guests, local charity Halo House Foundation has now provided more than 20,000 days of housing to cancer patients battling leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma who travel from the greater Houston area, around Texas and the country for treatment at the Texas Medical Center. The patients who come to the TMC for […]
On July 3, 2018, Greg Daggett, a Director on the Board of the J.E. and L.E. Mabee Foundation, presented Halo House Foundations Executive Director and Co-founder Kathleen Fowler with a check for $800,000. The Mabee Foundation had approved the “challenge” grant to Halo House in early 2017. The grant was contingent upon Halo House raising […]
Halo House Foundation broke ground Jan. 30 on a new dedicated facility for out-of-town blood cancer patients to stay while undergoing treatments in Houston.
Halo House, a unique community of 33 low-cost, temporary apartments for patients with blood cancers and their families, will break ground near the Texas Medical Center later this month.
By Katherine Feser, in the Houston Chronicle | Updated 11:57 am, Monday, October 16, 2017 Halo House, a provider low-cost housing for out-of-town blood-cancer patients in the Texas Medical Center, plans to break ground on its own designated facility as soon as December. Founded by MD Anderson’s Dr. Nathan Fowler in 2009, Halo House has operated […]
It was a night that will not soon be forgotten as some of Houston’s finest came out to support Halo House Foundation’s “007” gala. Held Nov. 11 at The Ballroom at Bayou Place, Anne and Dr. John Mendelsohn, former President of MD Anderson Cancer Center, were honored for their decades of community leadership in the […]
Halo House was recently featured in Southwest News and Village News for housing our 250th family! Edward Reel, a kind-hearted friendly fellow from Midland, Texas, has lymphoma, and for the last 23 years it has been in remission. This year he felt a lump in his neck and didn’t think much of it. Soon the […]
Halo House Foundation expresses its deepest condolences to the family of Dr. Francesco Turturro. Dr. Turturro, a professor in the Department of Lymphoma and Myeloma, dedicated his life to battling blood cancers. He was known not only as an intelligent and compassionate doctor, but also as a selfless advocate for his patients. He and his […]
Halo House President and Founder, and MD Anderson Cancer Center oncologist, Dr. Nathan Fowler was the keynote speaker at MD Anderson’s Volunteer Endowment For Patient Support. VEPS “has distributed more than $2.8 million to benefit patients and their caregivers through institutional programs.” The event was held on April 4, 2017 at the River Oaks Country […]
Congratulations to Sharam Honari of Houston, TX for winning the raffle of the 2016 Chevy Sonic generously donated by Harry Blackwell Chevrolet.