A local business and a Hollywood star have designed a fabric to help victims of Hurricane Katrina have a roof over their heads.
Twitchell has come up with "earth-tex" a 100-percent recyclable fabric.
The pink fabric will cover aluminum structures in the lower 9th ward in New Orleans.
The Make it Right Foundation started by actor Brad Pitt, is making the project possible.
Pitt was in New Orleans for a kick off event Monday. Twitchell employees are proud to have contributed to the efforts
For more information on the cause, and to find out how you can donate, visit their website at www.makeitrightnola.org.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.