Actor Philanthropist: Initiator and Visionary
TOM DARDEN, III
Senior advisor to the Jolie-Pitt Foundation
CHEROKEE GIVES BACK FOUNDATION
Philanthropic subsidiary of Cherokee, an investment firm specializing in the acquisition,
remediation and sustainable redevelopment of contaminated real estate
WILLIAM MCDONOUGH + PARTNERS / MCDONOUGH BRAUNGART
Consultancy for environmentally intelligent design strategies
• 8 families have moved home. 9 are under construction, 10 more are being
• 6 of the 8 homes already built are LEED Platinum certified, the other two
are in the application process.
• Our goal is to have 100 homes to be built by the end of this y
g y year.
• Of the first 13, all designs with the exception of one have been selected and
are in process of construction.
• We are looking at engaging in Round Two of MIR.
• We have gone under contract with the City of New Orleans to complete a
zero storm water run off street. We will replace four block faces in our target
• Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has touted Make It Right “A model for