CHICAGO (CBS) — Hundreds of volunteers from seven south suburban parishes put in a little hard labor Saturday to help out Habitat for Humanity.
One nail at a time, the volunteers put together wooden frames that will eventually be part of a Habitat duplex in DuPage County.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Some Areas; Lake Effect Snow Lingers
They also signed messages and prayers for the recipient family.READ MORE: Northwestern Medicine Study Gives Clues About How Long COVID-19 Symptoms Can Linger
Cardinal Blase Cupich also got in on the build.MORE NEWS: 2 Men Seriously Injured After Shooting In Roseland
In all, volunteers raised more than $16,000 for the housing project.