Legendary Photo Jorunalist Documents Life At Misericordia In A New Book:

"Misericordia: Together We Celebrate"

Hardcover - December 13, 2016

by Steve Schapiro (Photographer), Sr. Rosemary Connelly RSM (Introduction)
Available in Misericordia's Heartstrings gift shop.
Misericordia is a city within a city on Chicago's far-north side. Each day is filled wit, support, possibility, and opportunity for 600 children and adults with developmental disabilities. A new book by legendary photojournalist and celebrity photographer Steve Schapiro captured thoughtful, tender, and often whimsical moments with the residents, staff and volunteers.
A sample of photographs from the book:
 

click on each picture to enlarge it.
 
 
Morning Shift - WBEZ 91.5 Public Radio - Chicago
Discusses Misericordia: Together We Celebrate with Steve Shapiro & Sister Rosemary.
 
WGN MIDDAY News:
Discusses Misericordia: Together We Celebrate with Steve Shapiro & Sister Rosemary

 
Click here ot buy the book at amazon.com
also available in Misericordia's Heartstrings gift shop