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“Noshing with Nyah” Holiday Treats: Baked Mac & Cheese

Cook alongside Mercy Home’s Chef Nyah as she cooks up some delicious holiday treats. Next on the list, Baked Macaroni & Cheese.

Giving Thanks Together

Mercy Home’s Friends First Mentoring Program held their annual Thanksgiving dinner and celebrated the season of giving together.

Ruben’s Big Surprise: A Hero’s Sacrifice

Ruben, a Mercy Home resident, overcame many obstacles to join the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon as a Mercy Home Hero. Race-day, however, didn’t turn out the way he planned. But fellow Hero Jen Guzman, inspired by Ruben’s journey, stepped up to make things right and gave him an unforgettable surprise.

Computer and Internet Resources for Homework

Access to computers and the internet is an important part of being a student in today’s world. For people who don’t have these tools at home, there are several options in the Chicago area.

First Pet Blessing a Huge Success

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.

Garden Dinner Harvests Feast of Vegetables

Our young people put their green thumbs to the test this summer by growing fresh vegetables which recently culminated in a garden dinner.