Mercy Home for Boys & Girls

Board Position Details

BOARD MEMBER: Mercy Home has 4 boards with many open positions. All our boards are primarily fundraising boards. Board of Regents, Ambassadors of Mercy, Leader Council and Assiciate Board.

  • Board Term: All our boards are a year to year commitment with the exception of the Board of Regents which has a 3-year commitment but no term limits.
  • Financial Contribution: Board members are required to contribute financially.
  • Faith-based Organization: We are a faith-based organization.
  • Skills: We are open to and welcome all skills.

About Mercy Home for Boys & Girls

Mercy Home is a residential agency providing round the clock care to young men and women ages 11 to 21. We have three areas of support. Residential program provides food, shelter, clothing, education and therapy in the West Loop and Morgan Park neighborhoods. The AfterCare program provides support for former residents and their families for as long as they need it. The Friends First mentoring program is a preventative program focused on youth from at-risk communities in The Chicago area.