Discouraged by the lack of progress in the wake of Katrina, actor Brad Pitt created the nonprofit MAKE IT RIGHT Foundation, pledging to rebuild 150 affordable, green, and storm-resistant LEED-certified houses for working families who had resided in the neighborhood when the hurricane hit on August 29, 2005.
By Monica Michael Willis
Monica Michael Willis
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