Entries by Nic Halverson

Teen Makes Generous Gift of Hiking Backpacks

Charlie Olesker, a seventh grader at Glencoe Central on the North Shore, stopped by Mercy Home’s Hay Campus recently to personally deliver ten heavy-duty hiking backpacks that our boys will use on their upcoming trip to Yellowstone National Park this summer.

Tenacity Leads Young Man to Dream Career

When Abraham moved out of Mercy Home last fall, his future looked bright. He was working full-time as a third-party claims assistant and quickly earned a promotion. By all means, he could have settled into a nice routine. But something was still nagging him.