Mercy Education Project is passionate about opening doors of opportunity through education to over 250 girls and women in Southwest Detroit every year.

    MEP provides intensive, one-on-one tutoring, college readiness, STEM summer camp, GED prep, workforce development, transportation and childcare assistance - guiding our ladies toward academic excellence and a fulfilling life post-MEP programs.


    Our outcomes

    • More than 90% of the women who complete our program pass the GED.
    • An average of 75% of our GED graduates have gone on to college, employment or job training programs.
    • 73% of 2nd to 12th grade girls improve, on average, at least one grade level or more for every 30 weeks of tutoring.
    • 100% of MEP high school senior girls are accepted into college.
    • In 2017-2018 16 MEP women earned their GED.
    • In an effort to help address the high demand for services, MEP launched a satellite location for women's adult education in a second Southwest Detroit location.

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