Make it Right http://wwno.org en Super Bowl Fans Leave Lasting Impressions http://wwno.org/post/super-bowl-fans-leave-lasting-impressions <p>Super Bowl crowds are heading home with their memories of the big game. Many New Orleans residents are especially thankful that they came. Mon, 04 Feb 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 28501 at http://wwno.org Make It Right http://wwno.org/post/make-it-right <p>Brad Pitt’s <a href="http://www.makeitrightnola.org/" target="_blank">Make It Right</a> rebuilding effort in the 9th Ward was a beacon in the darkness after Hurricane Katrina and is still building houses today.</p><p>Taylor Royle, Communications Director of Make It Right, joins Peter on <em>Out to Lunch</em>, along with&nbsp;Peter&nbsp;Couhig, the President and CEO of <a href="http://res.us/" target="_blank">Resource Environmental Solutions</a>, who is working to save us from the next big hurricane.</p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 18:02:18 +0000 Peter Ricchiuti 20102 at http://wwno.org Brad Pitt Talks With WWNO About Make it Right Project Goals http://wwno.org/post/brad-pitt-talks-wwno-about-make-it-right-project-goals <p>Brad Pitt took a few minutes with WWNO reporter Eileen Fleming to review the status of the Make it Right project he founded in the Lower Ninth Ward. Before hosting a fundraiser, he spent some time in the neighborhood. Here&rsquo;s the first of two parts of that interview.</p><p> Mon, 12 Mar 2012 12:34:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 6817 at http://wwno.org Brad Pitt talks about the weekend gala benefit for Make it Right http://wwno.org/post/brad-pitt-talks-about-weekend-gala-benefit-make-it-right <p>New Orleans&rsquo; adopted resident Brad Pitt is in town, hosting a star-studded gala this weekend to benefit the Make it Right housing development taking shape in the Lower Ninth Ward. He took a few minutes this afternoon to speak with WWNO reporter Eileen Fleming in one Make it Right house almost ready for occupancy.</p><p> Fri, 09 Mar 2012 23:01:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 6763 at http://wwno.org