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Interested in running the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon?  Learn more about how you have become a Mercy Home Hero today and run for kids in crisis.

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Be a Hero and save a child's life.

Every year, hundreds of extraordinary men and women—our Mercy Home Heroes—support our children by taking on extraordinary personal challenges and planning creative events to help raise funds and awareness for Mercy Home. Since 1887, Mercy Home for Boys & Girls has been a solution for kids in crisis. With your support, we can continue the legacy of bringing healing and opportunity to hurting kids for years to come.

  • Join The Team

    Save a child's life when you dedicate your run to Mercy Home's kids.

  • Meet a Hero

    Meet some of the inspirational men and women accomplishing great feats to brighten the lives of Mercy Home's Kids.
  • Upcoming Events

    Stay engaged with the Mercy Home Heroes by adding ones of these events to your calendar.
  • Mission

    Learn more about Mercy Home's 127-year legacy of turning lives of hurt and sorrow into those of hope and future.