SOURCE: Rebuilding Together

June 25, 2008 10:57 ET

Rebuilding Together New Orleans to Be Featured on "HouseSmarts" TV Show

Nationally Syndicated Program to Feature Non-Profit as Part of "On the Road" Episode

NEW ORLEANS, LA--(Marketwire - June 25, 2008) -


WHO: HouseSmarts and Rebuilding Together New Orleans

WHEN & WHERE: June 21-27; syndicated on stations across the country

WHAT: HouseSmarts, a nationally syndicated magazine-format home improvement show hosted by Lou Manfredini, will be featuring Rebuilding Together New Orleans (RTNO) in a special "On the Road" episode to be shown across the country June 21st-27th. The episode will focus on the progress the city is making as it rebuilds, specifically highlighting the work RTNO is performing on the home of Ms. Ethal Mae Lenaris, a resident of the historic St. Roch neighborhood for more than 36 years.

Rebuilding Together New Orleans is a non-profit organization dedicated to rebuilding the homes of low-income, elderly and disabled residents. By utilizing volunteer labor and corporate donations, RTNO is able to complete its rebuilding projects at no cost to the homeowner. Since Katrina, RTNO has been able to return 100 families back into their homes with another 30 rebuilding projects currently in progress.

Check your local listings for airtimes: www.housesmartstv.com.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Camille Lopez
    Rebuilding Together
    504-388-0214

    Lynn Long
    L2 Media & Marketing
    504-669-0576

    For details, go to: www.rtno.org