Make It Right is helping residents of New Orleans’ Lower 9th Ward rebuild their lives and community in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Our initial goal is to bring at least 150 families home to affordable, green storm resistant houses.
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Brad Pitt’s Gifts to New Orleans
In 2007, frustrated by the slow pace of rebuilding in the Lower Ninth, Brad Pitt set up a foundation called Make It Right; the foundation …Read More
New Orleans A Test Case for Global Warming
Copenhagen, Denmark, is 5,000 miles away from New Orleans, Louisiana. But representatives of the 192 nations gathering this week at the climate change conference need …Read More
Houses of the Future
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Brad Pitt’s Make It Right Foundation Unveils Floating House
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Floating house could ride New Orleans’ floods
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Brad Pitt’s architect Thom Mayne designs floating house in New Orleans
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Lower 9 floating house unveiled
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In New Orleans, Home Floats To Withstand Floods
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Brad Pitt’s New Role
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Brad Pitt: Electric bills in New Orleans ‘green’ homes average $35 a month
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Enjoy these photos from last night's community Christmas tree lighting in New … Read More

There’s a lot happening at Make It Right and in the Lower … Read More

Very simply, without Pam Dashiell, the Make It Right Foundation would not … Read More

Become A Homeowner
Want to come home to the Lower 9th Ward? Make It Right wants to help you get back to your friends, family and community.
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Make It Right Rebuilding New Orleans‚ Lower Ninth Ward
The first book to track the progress of Make It Right in rebuilding the Lower Ninth Ward is now available.
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