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Extreme Makeover: Heroic Families Wanted

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Do you know a hometown hero whose home deserves an Extreme Makeover? If so, the producers of ABC’s "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" want to hear from you.

Ty Pennington and his crew have been all across the map and they are ready to drive that infamous bus into your neighborhood.

"We are looking for inspirational families that America can really root for," says Casting Director, Quintin Strack.

What does it take to be picked for an Extreme Makeover? Strack says, "We are in search of real heroes …people that have amazing strength and who have put their own needs aside to help someone else." In addition, to heroics, the producers are looking for families whose homes are in dire need of help. "We don't want to tear down a nice looking house. We want to see houses that look like they might fall down on their own!"

To be eligible, a family must own their own single family home and be able to show producers how a makeover will make a huge difference in their lives.

Interested families should: e-mail a short description of their family story to at: ExtremeHomeCasting@gmail.com

Nominations must include: the names and ages of each member of the household along with a description of the major challenges within the home. Also be sure to explain why this family is deserving, heroic, or a positive role model in their community. If possible, include a recent photo of the family. Don't forget to include a contact phone number.
The deadline for nominations is March 7, 2008. Don't Delay! 

For more information on how to apply please visit the Extreme Makeover website

Points and Prizes Keyword: HEROES worth 25 points good through 02/24/08.

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