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Just Days Away!

Giving Tuesday is almost here! Mark your calendars for November 30!

Give kids a bright future

Just Days Away!

Giving Tuesday is almost here! Mark your calendars for November 30th! On this global day of giving, help give deserving kids a brighter future.


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.



Planned Giving

Maximize Your Philanthropic Goals

Making a life-changing gift for the kids at Mercy Home is within your reach – and may be easier than you think. Learn how to make your gift go even further, reduce your tax burden, or make a substantial gift that costs you nothing in your lifetime.

Find resources and meet others like you who have created a brighter future for a child in need through the Archangel Society.

Choosing the Right Gift

You can make a bigger difference for the kids of Mercy Home than you ever thought possible! Here are a few of the most popular ways to change a life for the better, lower your tax bill, and save money for you and your family. Which one is right for you?

Gifts Today

Learn how to make your gift go further with a tax-wise gift. Strategies include gifts of stock, giving through your IRA, Donor Advised Funds, and more.

Gifts Tomorrow

Make a big impact with a future gift. Include Mercy Home in your will, trust, or other estate plans.

Gifts That Pay You

Lock in a lifetime payment for yourself or others with a Charitable Gift Annuity, or create a split-interest gift with a Charitable Remainder Trust.

Want to Stay in the Know?

The Herald

Check out our quarterly newsletter to read a message from Fr. Scott Donahue, find more tips on charitable giving strategies, and inspirational stories from former Mercy Home residents about how your generous love changed their life.

For Financial Professionals

Thank you for helping your client make a meaningful gift to the charities closest to their heart. Click here to find Stock and Mutual Fund transfer instructions, sample bequest language, and other helpful information.

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Have unanswered questions? Let our knowledgeable philanthropy team help out!

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Philanthropic information presented herein is intended for friends and supporters of Mercy Home for Boys & Girls. This material may be helpful in your tax and financial planning, and is based on current laws and recent court decisions. You should consult your own legal, tax, or financial planner to determine how these gift vehicles may apply to your own situation.