Thank you for joining us at the 17th Annual Graduates’ Luncheon!


Contact Rita McGovern at 312-738-7592 or use the form below:

About the Event

Every year, the Leader Council of Mercy Home for Boys & Girls gathers with noted community and business leaders at a luncheon to honor the accomplishments of Mercy Home’s student graduates. Now in its 17th year, the Graduates’ Luncheon raises critical funds to support our kids’ continued educations and is a remarkable opportunity to celebrate the commitment our young people have made to realize their academic potential.

The Graduates’ Luncheon is a unique Chicago event that features an address by a Mercy Home graduate, in addition to our featured keynote speaker, Alex Kotlowitz, author of An American Summer: Love and Death in Chicago and There Are No Children Here. The luncheon is the culmination of the Leader Council’s year-round work to improve educational opportunities for young people at Mercy Home.

Your support as a sponsor of the Graduates’ Luncheon is greatly appreciated. Please reach out to Rita via the form at the right to inquire about sponsorship opportunities

Thank you to our sponsors!

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Photos from the 2019 Graduates’ Luncheon