"I'm a Good Kid in a Mad City"
“When I walked out of the store, this guy came up to me and said he had a gun. He told me, ‘I’m gonna shoot you if you don’t give me your money.’ First day in my new neighborhood, and I was 12.”
A Solution for Kids in Crisis: Support
A week away at summer camp is more than just a good time. It’s a chance for our kids to take a critical step in gaining confidence and finally learning to overcome the pain and challenges of their pasts.
Living at Mercy Home, Anthony’s attitude toward school started to turn around. And for the first time as a student, he felt proud of himself.