Mercy Home’s Friends First Mentoring Program recently kicked off its 32nd year and includes 18 mentor-mentee matches, the largest group in the program’s history.
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About Christa Rooks
Christa Rooks is the Communications Coordinator at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls. Christa was previously the editor of a weekly newspaper on the North Shore of Chicago, where she covered everything local news. When not writing, she can be found declaring her love for Diet Coke to anyone who will listen.
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As a care manager in Mercy Home’s AfterCare program, Dion Brown is able to fulfill his lifelong ambition of helping others.
Several of Mercy Home’s coworkers recently passed their Licensed Clinical Social Worker exams.
Mercy Home President/CEO Fr. Scott Donahue was given the Great Preacher Award by the Dominican friars of the Province of St. Albert the Great.
Coworker Stef Jones enjoys exploring her passion for marketing and web design in her role at Mercy Home.
At Mercy Home we understand the importance of setting goals, and that’s why we’ve asked our kids and coworkers to share their New Year’s resolutions. Keep reading to find out what they are!
This years Spiritual Retreat at Mercy Home, “Not Broken, Just Changed,” asked our kids to think about how forgiveness can mend what is broken.
AfterCare held a Day of Reflection for its members, a spiritual retreat that encouraged healing for all who attended.
Through multiple positions around the agency, Alexa Frenn has helped countless of Mercy Home’s young people.
Mercy Home kicked off the Christmas season with the 27th annual Tree Lighting Ceremony.
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