Partners in Prayer: Mia Finds Stability

Join our Partners in Prayer to pray for young people like Mia. Before finding stability at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, Mia was struggling.
June 19, 2018/by Fr. Scott Donahue

Mercy Home’s Father Figures

Around 94 percent of our kids come from single-parent households where, more often than not, fathers are not in the picture. Fortunately, at Mercy Home, there are many coworkers who serve as father figures for our kids.
June 15, 2018/by Nic Halverson

Young Man Gains Direction at Mercy Home

When Sal began arguing with his mom all the time, it became clear to both of them that something needed to change - he needed direction.
June 11, 2018/by Christa Rooks

Dzuękuję bardzo Means ‘Thank You Very Much’

Our annual fundraiser for education, Graduates' Luncheon, shared several moving and inspirational testimonials from our young people.
June 7, 2018/by Mark Schmeltzer

Fr. Scott’s Corner – Pride

Fr. Scott Donahue discusses how pride can cause us to cause harm to one another and how the antidote to this kind of pride is love and forgiveness.
June 6, 2018/by Fr. Scott Donahue

Partners in Prayer: Ryan Gains Confidence at Mercy Home

Join our Partners in Prayer to pray for young people like Ryan, who found confidence, stability, and opportunity at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls.
May 21, 2018/by Fr. Scott Donahue

7 Fun Ways to Teach Teens Job-Readiness Skills

Mom and social worker Amy Williams suggests seven ways to help your teen learn job-readiness skills to help them get - and keep - a job!
May 7, 2018/by Amy Williams

Fr. Scott’s Corner – Pentecost Sunday

Pentecost is a special time that allows us to fully experience the majesty of the Father, Son, & the Holy Spirit. We must trust something beyond ourselves.
May 3, 2018/by Fr. Scott Donahue

Fish Tanks Provide Therapeutic Benefits at Mercy Home

At Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, fish tanks are a recognizable theme in many common spaces. Learn about the therapeutic benefits of fish tanks and how their presence can be calming for our boys and girls.
May 2, 2018/by Christa Rooks

Fr. Scott’s Corner – Christ is Risen

We as Christians are called to let Jesus take hold of our hearts and allow love to take over our lives, all because Christ has risen.
April 12, 2018/by Fr. Scott Donahue

Pongo and Tom: A Dynamic Duo of Therapeutic Care

Facility dog Pongo's familiar presence is opening up new lines of communication and forming meaningful relationships to better help our boys and girls heal.
April 11, 2018/by Nic Halverson

Mercy Home Heroes Spotlight: Kirk Ongman

Read more about one of our Mercy Home Heroes, Kirk Ongman, who in 2018 is running his 20th marathon and raising money to support our boys and girls.
April 9, 2018/by Christa Rooks
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