Sponsor Some Shelter for the Shrine!

The work of restoration has begun, and is currently in the first phase. Please considering lending your help by making a tax-deductible donation at one of the sponsorship levels below. Each donation will receive a certificate and a memento of the Shrine.

Choose Your Sponsorship Level:

  • Fix Some Bricks


    Sponsor a New Brick in the Historic Walls

  • Save a Stone


    Sponsor Stone Repair in the Façade or Tower

  • Raise the Roof


    Sponsor a Section of New Roof

  • Steel Support


    Co-Sponsor a Purlin to Support the Trusses

  • Steel Support


    Co-Sponsor a Truss to Support the Walls and Roof

Phase I (In Progress)
Securing the Building Envelope
$2.91 Million Raised of $3 Million
  • Stabilization
  • Masonry Repairs
  • New Roof
Phase II
Preparing the Interior & Reinstalling Mechanical Systems
Total Cost Under Study
  • New Thermal Windows
  • Demolition of Damaged Interior
  • New Slab Work
  • Step and Ramp Repair, Code Compliance
  • Installation of HVAC Systems
  • Fire Protection
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Tower and Church Facade Lighting
Phase III
Interior Work: Ceiling, Floor, Walls, Steps & Decoration
Total Cost Under Study
  • Installation of Vaulted Ceiling
  • Repair Walls
  • Windows & Decorative Grilles for Sacristy and Side Altars
  • Floor Prep for Final Finish
  • Extension of Sanctuary Floor
  • Installation of Finished Floor
  • Millwork in the Nave
  • Painting
  • Altars and Shrines
  • Stained Glass Windows
  • Decorative Mechanical Return Grilles
  • Chandeliers & Accent Lighting
  • Sound Systems
  • Pews
  • Confessionals
  • Pulpit and Pulpit Access
  • Organ
Total Estimated Cost
Under Study
Please note: Because the planning of the restoration is still in very early stages, cost estimates are unavailable at this time. They will be posted here as soon as possible.

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.

Make a Recurring Pledge

You can set up a recurring pledge of an amount of your choosing by filling out and mailing in this pledge form.

Donate Securely Online

You can donate securely online with a Visa or MasterCard. Make your donation for “Shrine of Christ the King” in Chicago, IL.

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.

Address: Shrine of Christ the King 6415 S. Woodlawn Avenue Chicago, Illinois 60637-3817
Phone: (773) 363-7409
Fax: (773) 363-7409
Email: shrine@institute-christ-king.org