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.
About Nic Halverson
Nic Halverson is a Communications Coordinator at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls. He previously worked as a journalist and freelance writer, covering contemporary arts, culture, sports, travel, science and technology. He is a native Hoosier and proud defender of the Midwest.
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Thank you for giving kids like DeJohn a safe, stable, and nurturing Home. Because of you, they receive support that motivates and inspires them.
Cheryl Murphy, Mercy Home CFO, was one of 22 winners among 700 nominated for CFO of the Year by the Chicago chapter of Financial Executives International.
Mercy Home recently hosted its 5th annual Men’s Bears Watch Party, which helps foster relationships between our young men and positive male role models.
Witness for yourself how Mercy Home has inspired Zeni to honor her brother’s legacy and our mission by helping young people in need, just like her.
One of Mercy Home’s young men, Seth, has enjoyed a unique photography internship at Mercy Home provided by Communications Coordinator, Christa Rooks.
To culminate our Summer Enrichment Program, a group of Mercy Home boys recently presented projects on sustainability at the Boys Campus Competency Fair.
Mercy Home is proudly represented in a public art installation in Chicago’s Greektown featuring work by 10 artists, including Mercy Home coworker Barrett Keithley.
Read about Rita Garvin, the “foundress” of Mercy Home’s girls’ campus, and how the Home has now been serving young ladies for 30 years.
Learn about the CYO and the history of boxing at Mercy Home that emphasized discipline, sportsmanship, and the development of physical and spiritual self.
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