Partners in Prayer: Mercy Home Improves Mackenzie’s Life

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.

Ruben’s Story: Breaking Down Walls & Finding His Stride

Read about Mercy Home resident and Hero, Ruben as he shares his story about his life before and after Mercy Home.

Honoring Some of Our Kids’ Biggest Supporters

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.

Fr. Scott’s Corner – Unconditional Love

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.

Marathon Tips For Mercy Heroes

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.

Savory Sweet Potato Chips

Cook alongside Mercy Home’s Chef Nyah as she bakes up some delicious after school snacks. Next on the list, Savory Sweet Potato Chips.

Partners in Prayer: Adam’s Road to Recovery

Join our Partners in Prayer to pray for young people like Mia. Before finding stability at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls, Mia was struggling.