Category: Make It Right

Brad Pitt’s Giving An Abandoned Missouri School A $2.3 Million Makeover

A Kansas City, Mo. neighborhood is about to get a new lease on life, courtesy of a little Hollywood royalty. Brad Pitt's charity, Make It Right, has pledged a $2.3 million donation to turn a decrepit primary school into...
Brad Pitt’s New Orleans Charity Gala Sets All-Star Guest List

Brad Pitt’s New Orleans Charity Gala Sets All-Star Guest List

Rihanna, Sheryl Crow, the Neville Brothers and Seal will perform at the event for Make It Right, while guests include Sean Penn, Kevin Spacey, Spike Lee, Blake Lively, Bennett Miller and Djimon Hounsou. The stars will be out in...

Civic leaders donate to Brad Pitt’s ‘Make It Right’ project in Lower 9th Ward

More than 100 New Orleans civic activists and leaders will present $150,000 donation today to actor Brad Pitt's Make it Right Foundation, to underwrite the building of a house in the Lower 9th Ward. The group has also commissioned...

Holmes on Homes, with Brad Pitt

Homegrown home-reno crusader Mike Holmes's one-man show Holmes on Homes (Global - 9 p.m.) has been a popular draw with viewers of HGTV for several years now, thanks to his no-nonsense, tell-it-like-it-is building advice. Tonight, in the first of...

Brad Pitt’s N.O. housing efforts have Lower 9th Ward in the pink

Actor Brad Pitt is scheduled to announce plans to create more than 100 affordable, ecologically sound homes in the Lower 9th Ward. This weekend, big pink houses were installed in the flood-ravaged neighorhood as symbolic stand-ins for those homes....

“Make It Right” meeting photos

Actor Brad Pitt attends with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Majority Whip Rep. James Clyburn (D-SC) a press conference following a meeting to discuss the "Make it Right" project on March 5, 2009 in Washington, DC. The project,...

“Model” Citizen Brad Pitt Goes to D.C.

Given Brad Pitt's high-profile activism, it may not have seemed too curious that he and Nancy Pelosi met with each other in Washington, D.C., Thursday, but it no doubt piqued people's curiosity. After all, it's not every day you...