From the HGTV website:
"Change the World: Start at Home is a new community revitalization and environmental cause effort launched by HGTV in partnership with Rebuilding Together, the National Trust for Historic Preservation and the Natural Resources Defense Council. The campaign focuses on revitalizing communities across the country and helping consumers make smart choices for the environment within their homes and daily lives.VOTE HERE
...One project in each community will focus on environmentally-friendly improvements while another will focus on a historic place that helps preserve the fabric of the community."
Description of proposed work in Anacostia:
...this community revitalization effort would help clean up and maintain Anacostia Park and River, repair elderly housing in the neighborhood and improve a community education center that serves at risk children.Click Here for more pictures and details
You can vote once each day until December 21, 2007. The winner will be announced on January 1 during the Rose Parade.
Just think, if everyone who reads this post votes every single day, we will make a huge difference and hopefully win!
image courtesy of HTGV