one Dream Down. Hundreds to Go.

    Mercy Education Project provides a caring, supportive learning environment for low-income women and girls who have experienced educational failure. Our results-driven educational programs improve academic outcomes and help girls and women become strong, confident, more hopeful and better equipped for success in school and in life.

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    Meet Andrea

    Smart, sweet and inspired to do well, Andrea is a high school freshman in southwest Detroit participating in MEP’s new academic support program for 9th graders. Through this program, students transitioning to high school receive supportive homework assistance, tutoring, and advising…

    Meet Alicia

    I came to Mercy Education Project in November. I only completed sixth grade in school and I know that, with my GED, I will have the opportunity to advance...

    Crain's Best-Managed Nonprofit

    Mercy Education Project receives the 2013 "Best-Managed Nonprofit" award by Crain's Detroit Business. Read more >>


    News & Events

    September 29, 2014

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    October 26, 2014

    Three traditional Irish music groups will provide an afternoon’s...

    July 30, 2014

    Mercy Education Project is recruiting students for the Late Fall 2014...



    After-school Tutoring

    Girls in grades 1-8 who live/attend school in Southwest Detroit may apply for the next term that begins September 29th.  Please call (313) 963-5881 to be added to the wait list.

    GED / Adult Education / Adult Literacy

    Orientation for the Late Fall 2014 semester of GED classes is on Thursday, October 16th from 1:45 to 3:45PM.  Please bring picture ID, proof of income and $25 enrollment fee.  If you register before October 13th, the fee is $15. The next term begins November 3rd and runs until December 18th. For more information, please phone us at  (313) 963-5881 or click here.

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    Upcoming "Come and See MEP" Dates

    Thursday, October 16th, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

    Thursday, November 13th, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

    Wednesday, December 3rd, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

    To reserve a seat or for more information, contact Mary Madigan at 313-963-5881 or at mmadigan@mercyed.net 


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