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Dream, Believe, Achieve Trip Unlocks Kids’ Creativity

For 10 years, middle school-aged kids at Mercy Home have participated in the Dream, Believe, Achieve program at Elmhurst College, which gives them early college exposure.

Reimagining Chicago

An interview with MercyWorks Coordinator, Kevin Felisme, where he reflects on his journey with Mercy Home and his goals for the future.

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Mercy Home Hosts Sports Equipment Donation Event

Wintrust coworkers came to Mercy Home to put together packages of sports equipment donated by Good Sports to be given to local nonprofits, including Mercy Home.

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Kids’ Achievements at the Center of Among the Stars

Mercy Home for Boys & Girls celebrated the academic achievements of our kids at the Among the Stars: Annual Youth Awards Banquet.

Making Prom Dreams Come True

Friend of Mercy Home Suzanne Zaccone makes it possible for our young women to attend prom each year.

The Effects of Childhood Trauma

Children who are repeatedly exposed to trauma are at risk of developing impulse control disorders. At Mercy Home, we identify and treat these disorders.

Using Your Voice for Good

Mercy Home’s AfterCare members traveled to Washington D.C. to learn to their voices as a form of service to others through education, protest, and lobbying.