Pastor Corey Brooks will be spending 100 days living in a tent to raise awareness about the violence and poverty impacting his neighborhood

Anna Davlantes

CHICAGO, IL – MAY 03: Pastor Corey Brooks accpets an award onstage at the 2014 Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation Gala presented by Coca-Cola at the Hilton Chicago on May 3, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Corey Brooks, Founder and Senior Pastor at New Beginnings Church of Chicago and the Founder and CEO of Project H.O.O.D, joins Anna to talk about why he’s going to spend three months living in a tent on top of a shipping container to raise awareness (and money) to help build a new community center in Woodlawn that will help combat Chicago’s violence epidemic.

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Anna Davlantes is a Chicago native, a seven-time Emmy Award-winning journalist who has broken major stories, passionately told small stories and exposed corruption that has prompted major investigations and reform. (Click for more.)