Partners in Prayer: Loving Friends and Family

Join our Partners in Prayer to pray for young people like Alexis, who found loving friends and family at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls.
February 13, 2018/by Fr. Scott Donahue

Palate Passport Brings Tastes of the World to our Girls

Mercy Home’s Walsh Campus started a new tradition called Palate Passport, which introduces our girls to international foods, traditions, and cultures.
February 9, 2018/by Nic Halverson

Revving Up Interest in New Skills

Mercy Home youth care worker, Peter, has started teaching our young people automotive skills in an after-school programs class.
February 6, 2018/by Christa Rooks

Mercy Home Boys Continue Tradition of Service in New Year

The young men in our Cooke Home began the year by continuing their tradition of serving others through two volunteer events.
February 6, 2018/by Christa Rooks

Fr. Scott’s Corner – Season of Lent

The Gospel readings during the season of Lent serve as a reminder that throughout all of human history, there has never been anybody like Jesus.
February 2, 2018/by Fr. Scott Donahue

Mercy Home Facility Dog Offers Comfort and Companionship

January 30, 2018/by Nic Halverson

Partners in Prayer: Alex Found a Home

Join our Partners in Prayer to pray for Alex and our boys and girls who find a safe and loving home at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls.
January 24, 2018/by Fr. Scott Donahue

MercyWorks Reflection | Miracles Take Time: Narek Mkrtoumian

Narek Mkrtoumian, a MercyWorks Volunteer, talks about his time volunteering in the MercyWorks program as a Career Resources Coordinator and how working with Mercy Home's kids is a miracle that takes time to realize.
January 16, 2018/by Narek Mkrtoumian

Fr. Scott’s Corner – A New Year of Blessings

This New Year, Mercy Home begins our 26th year of Sunday Mass. Read a reflection from Fr. Scott on these two life-changing missions.
January 12, 2018/by Fr. Scott Donahue

Christmas Hope for Luisa

Christmas at Luisa’s house was never a particularly joyful time. Her family just didn’t have enough money to afford things like presents or a tree. It had been like this as long as she could remember.
December 29, 2017/by Christa Rooks

Chicago Bulls’ Kris Dunn Surprises Youth with Adidas Shopping Spree

Christmas came early for a group of Mercy Home kids, thanks to the Chicago Bulls' Kris Dunn, who treated them to a surprise shopping spree.
December 14, 2017/by Nic Halverson

Fr. Scott’s Christmas Message

This year's Christmas video, join Fr. Scott as he recounts his friendship with a blind man who taught him the real meaning of the Christmas Season, compassion.
December 13, 2017/by Fr. Scott Donahue
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