With the largest patch of green grass for children to play on in its southeast Wichita neighborhood and programs designed to assist families in need, Pilgrim Congregational Church wants to be a magnet for the surrounding area.
Over the past several weeks, however, the church near Harry and Woodlawn has become a target instead.
Vandals have broken windows with rocks and shot holes in glass with BB guns, creating an expensive headache for church leaders.
“It’s disheartening,” said David Robbins, a member of the church at 6000 E. Harry and president of the Fabrique Neighborhood Association. “They’ve done quite a bit of damage.”
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