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Brad Pitt Makes It Right In New Orleans

August 29, 2015 marks ten years since Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, killing 1,833 people and destroying 5,363 homes in the Lower 9th Ward alone.

Following the hurricane, thousands of aid workers, and millions of dollars slowly funneled into the city affectionately known as The Big Easy, but rebuilding was anything but.

In 2007, as rebuilding of the slowly city inched forward, Brad Pitt founded the Make it Right foundation to provide residences for communities in need of affordable and sustainable housing and ten years later, the foundation admirably continuing the work they set out to accomplish years prior.


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