NC builder, family chosen for 'Extreme Makeover'

March 6, 2009 9:20:26 AM PST
"Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" is returning to North Carolina and a NC builder will oversee the makeover.This season's theme is Heroes Helping Heroes. Edenton Builders, Inc. will oversee and implement the one-week build of a new home for a North Carolina family.

Families are nominated based on their extraordinary contributions to their communities. Five familes were nominated for makeovers and the winning family will find out if they were chosen next week.

"It's an honor to be called by Extreme Makeover to participate in the show," said John Norris, owner of Edenton Builders in a news release. "In just a week, with the help of heroes in the form of community subcontractors, sponsors and volunteers, a special family will have a completely new home, inside and out."

Edenton Builders is reaching out to the community for support, encouraging everyone to get involved in any way they can to help change the selected family's life forever.

"We're counting on community volunteers to provide their time, support and resources to help ensure the success of this life changing project," Norris said.

Interested individuals or companies can find out how to volunteer time and resouces at www.extremeebheroes.com.

There will be a pep rally for all construction volunteers and subcontractors of the "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Northeastern NC Build" 8 .m. Friday, February 27 at the the Edenton United Methodist Church Family Life Center, 225 Virginia Road, in Edenton.

The public is welcome and encouraged to attend the rally.

You can help Extreme Makeover: Home Edition by contributing to the build.

For more information go to www.extremeebheroes.com.

One-hundred percent of all funds will go toward making this build possible and to help the chosen family's dreams come true.

If you'd rather contribute by check, please send checks or money orders to Extreme Family, c/o Edenton Builders, LLC, 307 S. Broad St., Edenton, NC 27932.


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