Happy Nelson Mandela Day

Happy Nelson Mandela Day

Today is Nelson Mandela Day! Mercy Housing keeps his legacy in our thoughts as the world honors his incredible life which made the world a better place. He was a champion of equal rights and advocate for fair, just treatment of all people. Mandela chose a message of mercy at a time when South Africa … Continue reading

Congratulations to Recent Graduates!

Congratulations to Recent Graduates!

For many young people in our country, the end of high school marks the transition to college and a reward for years of hard work and study, but attending college is far from certain for many low-income graduates. All across California, we hear from residents that one of the key benefits of living in a … Continue reading

St. Mary Tower, Our Newest Senior Community

St. Mary Tower, Our Newest Senior Community

On July 19, St. Mary Tower will be having its grand reopening event to celebrate the conclusion of 14 months of construction. This 13-story concrete building has 146 homes for seniors 62 years of age and over. Mercy Housing acquired the building from Dignity Health in 2016 and began construction that November. Improvements include a … Continue reading

How to Find Affordable Housing with Us

How to Find Affordable Housing with Us

Mercy Housing knows that many people are in search of a home at this time of year. Below are some helpful links to jump start your search for affordable housing: Where We’re Located Frequently Asked Questions Resident Services How To Apply It’s important to keep in mind that even if a community has a waiting … Continue reading

WOMEN OF MERCY EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: LIZ

WOMEN OF MERCY EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: LIZ

Liz came to Mercy Housing in 2002 when she became our Human Resource Business Partner. She’s passionate about sharing the Mercy Housing story — friends and family say her middle name is ‘affordable housing.’ We’re always curious to discover what keeps people so involved in our mission. We sat down with Liz to discuss what … Continue reading

EPIC’s National Real Estate Forum raises $40,000 contribution for a Mercy Housing community

EPIC’s National Real Estate Forum raises $40,000 contribution for a Mercy Housing community

For the fourth consecutive year, EPIC invests in Mercy Housing as their charity of choice The National Real Estate Practice of EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants announced the contribution of over $40,000 to the Chamblee Senior Residences to enhance the community kitchen and offer healthy cooking demonstration classes for residents. In addition, the contribution will … Continue reading

Summers with Education and Exercise

Summers with Education and Exercise

During the summer many residents work, yet their children are out of school. Summer camps and programs can be expensive, so Mercy Housing Southeast created its own summer camp that offers kids robust programming, including literacy classes with over 60 children participating. The program is open to any child at the properties, free of charge, … Continue reading

100% Graduation Rate in Washington

100% Graduation Rate in Washington

Sterling Meadows Apartments opened in February 2002 and currently serves 50 agricultural workers and their families — all of whom earn 45% or less of the area median income. A supplemental year-round academic program called Homework Club has had prolific results — for 5 straight years they have had a 100% high-school graduation rate — … Continue reading