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: Tramane Johnson, 27, Charged With Sexually Assaulting 16-Year-Old Girl On Beach Park Bike Path
They also signed messages and prayers for the recipient family.READ MORE: Chicago Bears Announce Return To Full Capacity At Soldier Field For 2021 Season
Cardinal Blase Cupich also got in on the build.MORE NEWS: Phishing Scams Linked To IDES On The Rise
In all, volunteers raised more than $16,000 for the housing project.