Posts by Kim Deppe

Annual Report is Now Available

Download the Annual Report The Mercy Support Services 2018 Annual Report is now available for download on the website, or you can request a copy by contacting the office. Inside the report is information about the families touched in Clay County through Mercy Support Services, along with specifics about how the community’s generous support has…

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Registration Is Open for Champions for Mercy Golf Tournament on May 10

The second annual Jack Myers Champions for Mercy Golf Tournament is scheduled Friday, May 10, at the Eagle Harbor Golf Club in Fleming Island, FL. With prizes, contests, food and fun, proceeds from the tournament benefit displaced families and children in Clay County who receive support from Mercy Support Services. Registration for the tournament starts…

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Testimonial: Finding Mercy Gave Me Peace of Mind

In Their Own Words: Overcoming Homelessness With Mercy My two daughters and I have lived in this area for 10 years, but I am originally from Nashville TN. We don’t have any family here. The closest is TN. I had a good job, but then they got new management. The made some changes and a…

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It Was A Grand Time At The 5th Annual Champions For Mercy Gala

The 5th Annual ‘Champions for Mercy’ Gala was a great success, surpassing the prior year’s in both attendance and dollars raised.  Over 200 guests attended the Gala, and the event exceeded its fundraising goal.  This year’s theme ‘Light the Path to Self-sufficiency’ was certainly well received and appropriate, spotlighting two (2) Mercy Program graduate families,…

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Employee Spotlight: Faith Manuel-McKenney

Meet Faith Faith Manuel-McKenney is the youngest member of the Mercy family and works as a Care Agent in the call center. She recently married the love of her life and has a handsome three year old son. Faith is currently in school studying to become an American Sign Language Interpreter. She founded a ministry…

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Save The Date For #GiveMercyDay

Give Mercy Day is November 27 Giving Tuesday is celebrated on the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving and the day following “Cyber Monday.” It was established as a day of philanthropy in the midst of holiday buying. Everyone is encourage to remember those who are less fortunate during the time when we our counting our blessings…

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Testimonial: Finding Joy For Her Family

Self-Sufficiency Means Joy For Her Family My Journey here in Florida began in March 2017. My boyfriend of four years had just retired from the military and decided it would be great to move here from Oklahoma, so we packed up the kids and did just that.  As soon as we arrived, we moved into…

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Volunteer Spotlight: JoLynn Carter

Volunteering is Her Passion “My passion has always been people – relationships, joining groups, getting to know people and helping others,” says JoLynn Carter. “As an Army brat and a Navy wife, I had to find ways to get to know people fast. Volunteering was the best way I knew how to do that.” She…

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Mercy’s Diversity of Programs Meet Many Needs in Clay

An Overview of the Services Offered By Mercy Support Services In its 6.5 years of service to the Clay County community, Mercy Support Services has continuously grown to meet the needs of people in crisis. While many people are familiar with our Call Center and Self-Sufficiency programs, there are other services we provide that are not as well known. Here…

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