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World Youth Day: Greetings from Kraków

Thanks to the support of a generous donor, four of our boys and girls are attending World Youth Day in Poland. The trip is a wonderful opportunity for our young people to explore and celebrate their faith alongside young people from all over the world, as well as a chance to immerse themselves in Polish culture.
August 18, 2016/by Marc Velasquez

World Youth Day: Sanctuary of Mercy

Thanks to the support of a generous donor, four of our boys and girls are attending World Youth Day in Poland. The trip is a wonderful opportunity for our young people to explore and celebrate their faith alongside young people from all over the world. Read more about day 2 of their journey.
August 18, 2016/by Marc Velasquez

A Special Message from Mercy Home Hero, Jim Jenness

August 12, 2016/by Joe Hallissey

Teen Gains Confidence, Gets Back on Track in Classroom

It seemed daunting at first. But with time, hard work,and support from Mercy Home tutors, Gabriel got back on track.
August 10, 2016/by Alison Gates

4 Inexpensive or Free Eco-Friendly Activities To Do With Kids

Find 4 inexpensive ways or even free activities to do with your kids while teaching them some valuable lessons.
August 3, 2016/by Amy Williams

Art Therapy

We talked with Nikki who is an art therapist at our Craft Cottage and how it's helped our girls.
August 2, 2016/by Victor Nieto

Illinois and Indiana College Tours

Mercy Home boys and girls enjoy week-long visits to institutions of higher learning and a taste of college life through Illinois and Indiana.
July 26, 2016/by Victor Nieto

Healthy Alternatives to Junk Food

In celebration of National Junk Food Day we at Mercy Home are celebrating by recommending some healthy alternatives to junk food.
July 21, 2016/by Christa Rooks

Finding Stability, Friendship, and Guidance, Teen Thrives

Thanks to steadfast friends Molly would always be loved and cared for here at Mercy Home. Our campus started to feel like her true home.
July 15, 2016/by Alison Gates

Speh Family Celebrates 20 Years of Service

The Speh family visited Mercy Home to celebrate 20 years of service to the boys and girls in our care and presented an additional gift to our Home.
July 11, 2016/by Victor Nieto

Mercy Home Heroes Kick Off

Mercy Home's marathon team gathered to celebrate the beginning of training season and learn about the perks of being a Mercy Home Hero.
July 11, 2016/by Victor Nieto

2016 Academy Awards at Mercy Home

Friends and family gathered for the annual Mercy Home Academy Awards Banquet, recognizing boys & girls for their academic accomplishments during the past year.
July 11, 2016/by Victor Nieto
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