Volunteer at Mercy Home

The Importance of Volunteers

Volunteers are a vital part of our daily lives here at Mercy Home for Boys and Girls. Without our tutors, mentors and special event volunteers, we would not be able to do the work that we do in order to ensure that we are giving our young people the best possible care.
April 28, 2017/by Mary Ann Pilet
Cardinal Cupich walks for peace.

Sewing Seeds of Peace on Good Friday

On Good Friday, Mercy Home coworkers joined Cardinal Blase Cupich, civic, educational, and religious leaders from across greater Chicago to march for peace.
April 25, 2017/by Mark Schmeltzer

Teen Makes Generous Gift of Hiking Backpacks

Charlie Olesker, a seventh grader at Glencoe Central on the North Shore, stopped by Mercy Home’s Hay Campus recently to personally deliver ten heavy-duty hiking backpacks that our boys will use on their upcoming trip to Yellowstone National Park this summer.
April 24, 2017/by Nic Halverson
Easter Season

Partners in Prayer: Easter Season

Join me this Easter season in praying for young people like Terry, who found success at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls that will propel him to a bright future.
April 21, 2017/by Fr. Scott Donahue

Tenacity Leads Young Man to Dream Career

When Abraham moved out of Mercy Home last fall, his future looked bright. He was working full-time as a third-party claims assistant and quickly earned a promotion. By all means, he could have settled into a nice routine. But something was still nagging him.
April 20, 2017/by Nic Halverson
Happy Easter

What to Unexpect While Awaiting the Resurrection

I want to take the occasion to share with you how God often reveals Himself to us unexpectedly in everyday life.
April 13, 2017/by Fr. Scott Donahue

Mercy Mustangs Take Home the Championship

April 12, 2017/by Alison Gates

Archdiocese Calls Us to Be Instruments of Peace

April 7, 2017/by Mark Schmeltzer

Home Fills Void for Struggling 12-Year-Old

April 7, 2017/by Victor Nieto
Lent

Helping Make Lent Matter to Your Kids

Parents may find that it can be difficult to help make Lent matter to their kids. Learn how we help make the season meaningful for our kids at Mercy Home.
April 4, 2017/by Christa Rooks

Honoring Our Young Women

March 30, 2017/by Christa Rooks

Join Bart Yasso in Running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon

March 27, 2017/by Mark Schmeltzer
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