Help Build the National Shrine to Christ the King!

6401 Woodlawn Heritage Foundation

An IRS public charity for the express purpose of building
the National Shrine of Christ the King located at 6401 South Woodlawn Avenue.
Phase I (Completed)
Securing the Building Envelope
$3 Million Goal: Achieved
 
Phase II (Underway)
Preparing the Interior & Installing Mechanical Systems
$260,000 Raised
  • Restoration of the 12 Original Steel Window Frames
  • Installation of 12 New Exterior Windows (made of 1/4″ laminated glass)
  • Furring of Walls to Create Interior Dimensions
    • Columns & Pillars 
  • New Concrete Slab
  • Step and Ramp Repair, Code Compliance
  • Installation of HVAC Systems
  • Fire Protection
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Construction of Walls
  • Installation of Vaulted Ceiling
  • Tower and Church Facade Lighting
Phase III
Beautifying the Church’s Interior
  • Decorative Grilles for Sacristy and Side Altars
  • Installation of Finished Floor
  • Millwork in the Church’s Nave
  • Decorative Painting
  • High Altar
  • 12 Side Altars
  • Stained Glass Interior Windows (protected by laminated glass
  • Chandeliers & Accent Lighting
  • Sound Systems
  • Pews
  • Confessionals
  • Pulpit
  • Organ

If you would like to give a donation that does not fit into one of our sponsorship levels, you may do so online by clicking the Donate button below, or by mail, phone, or in person. All donors will receive a receipt of payment for tax purposes. Thank you most graciously.

Donate Securely Online

You can donate securely online with a Visa or MasterCard. Make your donation for “National Shrine Building Fund” in Chicago, IL.

Make a Recurring Pledge

Pledge opportunities are available and are most greatly appreciated. For more information, please call us at (773) 363-7409 or email info@institute-christ-king.org.

Memorial Opportunities

Memorial donations are also available. For more information, please call us at (773) 363-7409 or email info@institute-christ-king.org

Donate by Mail, Phone, or in Person

Donations for the building fund are gratefully received at the Shrine’s neighboring office building in person or by mail, or can be taken over the phone.

Make all checks payable to “6401 Woodlawn Heritage Foundation”.

Project Manager: Rev. Canon Matthew Weaver

Address:

Shrine of Christ the King

6415 S. Woodlawn Avenue

Chicago, Illinois 60637-3817

Phone: (773) 363-7409
Fax: (773) 363-7409
Email: canon.weaver@institute-christ-king.org