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Captain Jeff Dohnal

Veteran Serves Country, Community, and Children of Mercy Home

As we celebrate Veterans Day, we thank heroes like Captain Jeff Dohnal, who serves his country, community, and Mercy Home.

Mia and Brianna

Mercy Home’s Young Women Embark on Service Year

Twin sisters and former Mercy Home residents recently embarked on a trip to India with a non-profit program that aims to tackle global challenges.

The Music of Mercy Home

The Music of Mercy Home: How Mercy Home Uses Chicago Music to Help our Youth

Music therapy helps Mercy Home’s kids heal from trauma and find an empowering way to express themselves.

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Employer Appreciation Dinner Concludes Successful Internship Season

The Employer Appreciation Dinner gave Mercy Home’s kids a chance to celebrate with and thank companies and organizations across Chicagoland who provided our young people with internships and career-exposure visits.

Headshot of Andrea Rosenberg

New School Year, New Name, Same Mission

This school year, Mercy Model in Schools will become Mercy Home’s Resilient Schools to capture our goal for students, teachers and school communities to build resilience in the face of adversity.

Mercy Home youth standing by hoops to homework banner

Chicago Bulls Help Make Our Kids’ Dreams Come True

The Chicago Bulls not only support our academic and vocational guidance and resources programming, they help create unforgettable experiences for our kids.