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 >>

    Watch this video from our 9th Annual Doorway to the Future Dinner & Auction to learn more about our program.


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    After-school Tutoring

    Girls in grades 1-8 who live/attend school in Southwest Detroit may apply.  Please call (313) 963-5881 to be added to the wait list. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

    GED / Adult Education / Adult Literacy

    Orientation for the Fall 2015 semester of GED classes is on Monday, August 17th from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM or 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.  Please bring picture ID, proof of income and $25 enrollment fee. The next term begins September 14th. For more information, please call us at  (313) 963-5881.

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    Upcoming "Come and See MEP" Dates

    Tue., Aug. 18th, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

    Thur., Sept. 10th, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

    Tue., Sept. 15th, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

    Tue., Oct. 6th, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

    Tue., Oct. 13th, 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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