Young Men, Coworkers Participate in Conversation on Black Masculinity

February 20, 2019/by Christa Rooks

Helping Your Teen Find a Job: Tips for Resume Writing and Organization

Teaching your child how to create a professional looking resume will help them for the rest of their lives. Here are a few simple tips you can share with them.
February 18, 2019/by Web Author

Yazmin’s Story: It’s About Where You’re Headed

It's not where have you have been, it's where you are headed; Yazmin gained the confidence she needed at Mercy Home to pursue a college degree and develop independent living skills.
February 13, 2019/by Christa Rooks

Helping Your Teen Find a Job: Job Hunting

Helping your teen find their first job can be challenging. Learn more about some of the job-hunting tips we teach our young people at Mercy Home.
February 12, 2019/by Web Author

Hoops to Homework Tips Off 28th Season

Mercy Home’s popular Hoops to Homework program tipped off its 28th season, an annual winter tradition that teaches our kids important life lessons through the fundamentals of basketball.
February 11, 2019/by Peter Kelly

Chicago Mission Hockey Game Thrills Kids, Supports Mercy Home

Chicago Mission Hockey, a premier youth hockey club, held its second annual Mission for Mercy Showcase to benefit Mercy Home for Boys & Girls.
February 8, 2019/by Nic Halverson

10 Ways to Better Connect with Your Mentee

Our Friends First Mentoring team has put a listicle together of ten tips to help mentors better connect with the youth in their lives.
February 7, 2019/by Web Team

Honoring Dr. King’s Legacy at Mercy Home

The young people and coworkers of Mercy Home celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Day by giving back to the community and reflecting on Dr. King's legacy.
February 6, 2019/by Christa Rooks

This Adventure Isn’t Strictly Business

A corporate team from Starcom joined the Mercy Home Heroes to support our kids by running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon.
January 31, 2019/by Christa Rooks

MercyWorks Reflection | Social Justice: Luis Bahena

MercyWorks Alumni, Luis Bahena, reflects on how the importance of social justice and throughout his MercyWorks year, he challenged his community to get to know their youth but most importantly be an advocate for them.
January 30, 2019/by Web Team

Young Hearts for Life Visits Mercy Home

The organization Young Hearts for Life returned to our West Loop Campus on Saturday, January 12, to provide free heart screenings for our young men and women.
January 30, 2019/by Christa Rooks

MercyWorks Reflection | Sustainability: Emmy Smith

MercyWorks Alumni, Emmy Smith, reflects on her experience as a MercyWorker helped foster her understanding of sustainability as a life-long value.
January 29, 2019/by Emmy Smith
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