SOURCE: Classic Homes of Maryland

June 10, 2008 10:30 ET

Classic Homes of Maryland Joins ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"

Maryland Builder Calls for Volunteers for Its Extreme Dream Team

ROCKVILLE, MD--(Marketwire - June 10, 2008) - Classic Homes of Maryland today announced they will join ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" for the upcoming build later this month. The Rockville builder was selected to oversee and implement an intense one-week build that will change the life of a deserving Maryland family. Classic Homes of Maryland is best known for its work with customers who own land and are seeking an affordable, but high-quality alternative to a custom designed and built home.

Classic Homes of Maryland is requesting volunteers in the community to provide their time, support and resources to help ensure the success of this life-changing project. Interested individuals or companies can find more information on the many ways to volunteer and show their support at the recently launched Classic Homes of Maryland "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" website, which can be accessed through

Classic Homes of Maryland was chosen largely because of their business philosophy. As a community builder, Classic Homes of Maryland strongly believes in donating to worthy causes. Every year, a significant amount of their profits are donated to the DD Puri Foundation ( which seeks to empower marginalized communities and individuals around the world through education and health initiatives.

Of their selection, "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" executive producer Conrad Rickettes says, "Classic Homes of Maryland is a community-focused business. Their devotion to giving back is what first caught our eye, and their long-standing tradition of charitable and community involvement assured us that they were the perfect builder for this project."

Amita Jain, Vice President and Co-Founder at Classic Homes of Maryland, says of the project, "We are very excited and honored by our selection. It's a privilege to give back to our community by helping a local family. And what better gift could be given than a house to make their own? We're especially looking forward to the reveal day, when all of our hard work will be rewarded by the joy of the family."

For more information on the project, and how you can help, please visit and follow the "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" link.

About Classic Homes of Maryland

Classic Homes of Maryland, based in Rockville, Maryland, builds affordable, high-quality homes on its customers land. Customers choose from a wide variety of home designs, finding a plan that is the perfect fit for their lot and their lifestyle. For more information visit or call 301-251-2001.

About ABC-TVs "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"

"Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," which has won back-to-back Emmy Awards as Best Reality Program (non-competitive), is entering its 6th season on ABC. The program is produced by Endemol USA, a division of Endemol Holding. Conrad Rickettes is the executive producer; and David Goldberg is the president of Endemol USA.

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