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Summer Spiritual Retreat Invites Young Men to Step into the Arena

On Mercy Home’s summer spiritual retreat, our young men explored the conflicts in their lives and how they wanted to impact the world.

Group at ComEd

Young Women Get In-Depth Look at STEM

Mercy Home partnered with ComEd to put together a STEM workshop where our girls met ComEd’s female engineers and did projects with circuit boards.

Celebrating a Summer of Learning

Mercy Home’s Summer Enrichment Program and Summer Career Institute celebrated a summer of learning and development as our young men presented their final projects.

young women at Mercy Day

Summer Fun in Full Swing at Mercy Field Day

Mercy Home’s young people and Associate Board celebrated summer with the first annual Mercy Field Day.

Colonel Robert R. McCormick

McCormick Foundation Creates Change in Chicago

Our friends at the McCormick Foundation not only support our youth, they work in struggling Chicago communities to solve the city’s most complex problems.

Kids in the garden

Summer Enrichment Program Combats Summer Slide

Summer Enrichment Program at Mercy Home strengthens academic retention to bridge the achievement gap between high- and low-income families.

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.