Nov 30, 2019
RaShanah and Brendan are in the Woodlawn neighborhood on the South Side, where Gabriel Piemonte and savetheshrine.org are working to restore the Shrine of Christ the King Catholic Church. Built in 1923, the Shrine suffered a devastating fire in 2015.
The roof has been restored, now the community turns its focus to rectifying the inside, with the hope of returning the Shrine to the gathering place it has represented for generations.
Watch the companion piece web series here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUyPA-ledAc