CHICAGO, IL: Quinn Chapel formed in 1844, and the current building was dedicated in 1891. The congregation has been profoundly historically significant, as shown by a remarkable list of abolitionist and Civil Rights guest speakers including: Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, Martin Luther King, Jr., Ida B. Wells and Presidents McKinnley and Taft. Today Quinn Chapel is a growing congregation that has made major capital improvements in recent years. This church serves its community through several ministries, including health screening, addiction recovery programs and short-term employment. The church space is shared with a variety of community partners, is a site for court-ordered community service. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.