Join our Partners in Prayer to pray for young people like Isabelle whose incredible burdens were lifted when she moved into Mercy Home for Boys & Girls.
Mercy Home celebrates the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi with a community Pet Blessing! Read about the event and how our facility dog Pongo enjoyed meeting new friends and being blessed by Fr. Scott.
Our young people put their green thumbs to the test this summer by growing fresh vegetables which recently culminated in a garden dinner.
Read about Mercy Home resident and Hero, Ruben as he shares his story about his life before and after Mercy Home.
This summer, Mercy Home’s young people had the opportunity to put their job skills into practice through professional internships. They welcomed their employers for the annual Employer Appreciation Dinner—a chance to share our gratitude honoring some of our kids’ biggest supporters.
This month Fr. Scott Donahue reminds us that we should remain willing and open to the Lord’s unconditional love for all of us, that the Lord intended for all of us to be united as one church, filled with both the love and compassion that Jesus bestowed on each one of us.
Mercy Home for Boys & Girls’ Endurance Program Coordinator Jim Harding knows a thing or two about running a marathon – he has run 26 of them. Jim has done the Chicago Marathon 12 times and has a good handle on what to expect. As runners put the final touches on their training and preparation, we sat down with Jim for some advice from his years of experience.
Cook alongside Mercy Home’s Chef Nyah as she bakes up some delicious after school snacks. Next on the list, Savory Sweet Potato Chips.
Join our Partners in Prayer to pray for young people like Mia. Before finding stability at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, Mia was struggling.
Cook alongside Mercy Home’s Chef Nyah as she bakes up some delicious after school snacks. Next on the list, parmesan popcorn.
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