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This October only!

Become a monthly donor and have your gifts matched for 12 months!

Make a greater impact.

You are the Heart of Our Home

Your monthly gift can truly change lives and now you can help twice as much for an entire year by making your first gift in October.


Time's Running Out

There are only a few hours left to help out families affected by the COVID-19 crisis. Gifts made today will be matched.

#GivingTuesdayNow is almost over. Only a few hours left to help our families affected by the COVID-19 crisis. Gifts made today will be matched up to $50,000 thanks to the generosity of a dedicated group of employees at William Blair and its matching gifts program.


Your Gift Doubled!

Last chance for your gift to go twice as far!

Support March For Kids

It Begins With You

You can help create a brighter future for Chicago’s children by supporting Mercy Home’s March for Kids this month.



Ways to Give

Your Support Saves Lives

Since 1887, Mercy Home for Boys & Girls has been a refuge for kids escaping from the cycle of violence, abuse and neglect.  Mercy Home provides the tools necessary for a bright future such as a safe home, therapy, education resources, mentoring, tutoring, job skills and aftercare support.  99.6% of the funds to provide these services are from you, our generous donors.

Planned Giving

Using our gift planning services will allow you to give without affecting your income, provide yourself added income, and protect your heirs.


Donate now using our safe, secure online donation form. Your gift allows us to provide 24/7 care for abused and neglected children.

Donor Advised Fund

Mercy Home has partnered with Morgan Stanley GIFT to establish our own donor advised fund because supporting the causes you care about should be easy.

More Ways To Give

You can support our mission in so many ways. We feel so grateful for our volunteers and donors who are determined to continue to make our mission possible.

Mercy Home is proud to team with corporate partners through a wide range of events, volunteer opportunities and fundraising programs.

Some companies will match your gift or volunteer time to Mercy Home dollar for dollar or even more! Check to see what your employer can offer.

Mercy Home accepts gifts of cryptocurrency including Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, and more.

Fundraising on Facebook offers several advantages. Facebook users can contribute with just a couple clicks without leaving the platform.

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A Day in the Life

TJ’s Story

Mercy Home helps me succeed by providing me with all the tools and resources I need to be successful.

– TJ