Deadline to purchase tickets has been extended!
Sponsored by Van Bortel Ford. Tickets are $25 each and will be for sale until September 29th. The winner will be announced on September 30th! All proceeds will go to benefit the House of Mercy.
In 1985, Sister Grace Miller could see that homelessness was a big problem in Rochester, N.Y. And there weren't enough shelters to meet the need. So she went to work. And with help from the Sisters of Mercy, she opened a shelter in a small house on Central Park just north of downtown Rochester. "As soon as we opened the door, people flooded in," she recalls.
The House of Mercy now provides a wide range of valuable services to more than 4,000 people a month. Its unique and compassionate approach to assistance has attracted a growing number of supporters throughout the community.
Operating around the clock on a shoestring budget with a very small team, the House of Mercy continues to be a beacon of hope for the poorest of the poor. We never give up on the people we serve.
For more information, contact The House of Mercy at (585) 546-2580 or fill out our online form to let us know how you can help Make a Difference.
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