Featured Family

These brave, compassionate and determined families are our on-going inspiration each and every day.
  • Featured Family – Taylor Diercks

    Featured Family - Taylor Diercks

    “It was a crazy time for me. Everything happened so fast but, in a way, it was a blessing because we didn’t have the time to sit and worry and wonder. This is just what we had to do.”   Imagine being 36 weeks pregnant and being told that you have leukemia. That nightmare is exactly what happened to Taylor Diercks, a nurse from ...

  • Camille Ano & Rick Smith

    Camille Ano & Rick Smith

    Camille is a beautiful, energetic, Hawaiian woman who went for a routine annual physical in May 2017, and was shocked to learn she had a blood cancer. “I am a hairdresser, had not missed any work, and I didn’t feel sick,” said Camille. In September 2017, her body reacted badly to the chemo she was ...

  • Linda & Geary Cribbs

    Linda & Geary Cribbs

    When Linda and Geary Cribbs came to Houston, they didn’t know anyone or their way around. They described visiting Houston for the first time as “shock and awe.” Linda and Geary had moved to Edmond, Oklahoma a few years ago to be closer to their children and before cancer came into the picture, Linda said ...

  • Meet Scott & Shannon Bray … Halo House’s 300th Family!

    Meet Scott & Shannon Bray … Halo House’s 300th Family!

    It seems like Scott and Shannon Bray, from Boise, Idaho have been dealt more heartache than any family should have to endure … In 2008 the downturn in the economy forced them to sell the farm equipment business they owned and to figure out another way to make a living. In 2010 their 5th child ...

  • A “Home Away From Home” For The Youngest Among Us…

    A “Home Away From Home” For The Youngest Among Us…

    Susana Obregon is a beautiful little girl from El Paso, Texas who’s already been through more than any child should have to endure in life. At the tender age of 7 she’s already had two stem cell transplants at Texas Children’s Hospital and received a cutting edge new treatment in Philadelphia known as Cart 19. ...