Remembering Hurricane Katrina on 5th Anniversary

This weekend marks the 5th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and to mark the milestone the non-profit, Rebuilding Together, has set out to renovate 50 New Orleans homes in 5 days. The tremendous effort, known as “Fifty for Five,” has received the support of HGTV, Sears, and many others to help revitalize the area. Keep track of the group’s renovations and rebuilding efforts during the event here.

Rebuilding Together is renovating 50 homes in New Orleans in 5 days to mark the 5th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.

Here are some ways you can remember Hurricane Katrina:

  • Watch Spike Lee’s 5-year Hurricane Katrina follow-up documentary, “If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don’t Rise” on HBO.
  • Learn about New Orleans transplants in Kansas City.
  • See dramatic before and after photos of the hurricane.
  • View photos from the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
The aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans.

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