Graduates from Mercy Home for Boys & Girls share reflections on their growth, academic achievements, and future plans.
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.
Entries by Nic Halverson
The Friends First Workplace-Based Mentoring Program held a closing ceremony to celebrate a successful year of growth, new friendships, and memorable activities.
Friends First Workplace-Based Mentoring Program and TransUnion team up to support Chicago kids through structured relationships with professionals.
The Mercy Home team organized a special birthday surprise for Father Scott Donahue, where he walked in to an office full of cards from donors.
It takes a village to care for Mercy Home’s facility dog, Pongo, and ensure he provides paw-sitive care and comfort to our boys and girls.
Mercy Home’s Hoops to Homework players participated in the championship game at the United Center, home arena of the Chicago Bulls.
Mercy Home’s Friends First mentoring program helps children like Jordan learn how to ride a bike and gain a friend for life.
Mercy Home recently hosted two workshops focused on enhancing skills for mental health professionals, including clinicians and social workers.
With a group of Mercy Home youth slated to visit Ireland this year, County Cork delegates are eager to host another successful adventure.
Chicago prepares to celebrate St. Patrick’s day and Mercy Home’s tradition for over two decades: March for Kids.
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