Fr. Scott Donahue reflects with gratitude and appreciation on the 35th anniversary of his ordination as a Catholic priest.
About Mark Schmeltzer
Mark Schmeltzer is a man of many words. Currently serving as Director of Communications at Mercy Home, he has spent his career arranging many words for non-profits in order to help them make the world a better place. He’s a big fan of new ideas and inventive expression. But most of all, he’s a husband and a dad.
Entries by Mark Schmeltzer
On Good Friday, Mercy Home coworkers joined Cardinal Blase Cupich, civic, educational, and religious leaders from across greater Chicago to march for peace.
The Chicago Archdiocese announces a bold initiative of its parishes and ministries to build a culture of nonviolence in Chicago.
This October, you can be a hero to children in need by running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon for Mercy Home with “The Mayor of Running,” Bart Yasso.
Mercy Home’s Clinical Director and VP of Advancement sat down with ABC7 Newsviews’ Judy Hsu to discuss March for Kids and our work with kids in crisis.
Volunteers will again be out in force on Chicago-area street corners and St. Patrick’s Day parades throughout the month of March, collecting donations and raising awareness that help Mercy Home for Boys & Girls give at-risk children a safe place to live, therapy to heal from trauma, and education to help them build independence.
Mercy Home for Boys & Girls was named by the Chicago Tribune as one of the top workplaces in the Chicago area for the 5th straight year!
This October 15, amateur boxers from leading companies will step into the ring to face off against one another for a great cause—the children who live at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls.
Mercy Home President and CEO Fr. Scott Donahue will be honored by St. Xavier University for his commitment to education.
Tom Gilardi, Vice President of Youth Programs tells his story on why he runs the marathon for the kids.
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