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Give the gift of the unforgettable experience of camp.

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Send a child to camp

By making a gift you can give the unforgettable experience of camp and the opportunity to connect with nature.


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.


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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.



Contact the Philanthropy Team

We’d love to hear from you! Your goal might be to make your giving easier, make your impact bigger, make your own financial future more secure, or make a personal connection with the cause you care so much about. We can help!

Our dedicated team has over 50 years of combined experience working with people just like you. We can help you make a big difference for the kids at Mercy Home, while also caring for the need of yourself and your family. And we love what we do!

Call: (800) 378-8266 | Email: plannedgift@mercyhome.org

Mercy Home for Boys & Girls
c/o Philanthropy
1140 West Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60607

Meet the Team

Phil Zielinski

Phillip Zielinski

Director of Philanthropy
Office: (312) 738-9527
Cell: (312) 758-2302
Email: phizie@mercyhome.org

Ask me how Mercy Home can help you to build a lasting legacy!
Please tell me about your own childhood; what was it like for you growing up?

Adrienne Walsh

Adrienne Walsh

Philanthropic Advisor
Office: (312) 738-7551
Email: adrwal@mercyhome.org

Ask me about one of our Mercy Home kids.
Please tell me about your last vacation.

Beth Lye

Beth Lye

Philanthropic Advisor
Office: (312) 738-4381
Cell: (773) 551-2880
Email: betlye@mercyhome.org

Ask me about how your gift makes a difference for the kids at Mercy Home.
Please tell me about your favorite recipes.

Louise Borosak

Louise Borosak

Philanthropic Advisor
Office: (312) 738-8330
Cell: (312) 343-4854

Ask me about Mercy Home can do for you.
Please tell me about what’s first on your bucket list.

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