1. Fighting for Fair Housing

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    After Hurricane Ike many of Houston's poor found themselves without help in getting aid from FEMA. Texas Appleseed went to battle to ensure that federal money would be committed to improving the infrastructure of low income neighborhoods. A compelling story!

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    • DR2 - Design Gallery

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      16 Preliminary home design boards were displayed for community review and feedback on Thursday, February 27th. The designs presented were a result of the collaborative design process between the project team, local design architects, community participants, residents and DR2 applicants from the CRA and Outreach Neighborhoods; Acres Homes, Independence Heights, Near Northside, Fifth Ward, OST/ South Union, and Sunnyside. To view the designs, and learn more about the project, visit: www.dr2homedesign.org To see event photos, visit our facebook page: www.facebook.com/bcWORKSHOP Music: Kevin MacLeod - Acid Jazz

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      • DR2 - Community Design Workshop

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        Collaborating with local architects and the project team, bcWORKSHOP facilitated the Community Design Workshop on February 1st. Over 50 were in attendance, including neighborhood residents and leaders, program participants, local design architects, the DR2 project team and city staff. Participants took part in multiple activities to help determine their preferences for home design in their neighborhood, which will influence the development of all designs. To see event photos, visit our facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/bcWORKSHOP Music: Julien Lussiez - Seconde Chance

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        • Galveston Texas after Hurricane Ike

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          I go back to Galveston Texas after Hurricane Ike in 2010.

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          • Taira Lamphere: Femme Locale "Galveston" Part 1

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            Taira returns to Galveston Texas two years to the day of Hurricane Ike. "Femme Locale "Galveston" 2010.

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            • After Hurricane Ike

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              After Hurricane Ike, we went back to Bolivar Peninsula to survey the damage.

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              • Hurricane Ike Hits Texas

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                While working for the Houston Press I shot stills and video of the aftermath of Hurricane Ike's direct hit on Galveston and Houston and the surrounding communities. The Houston Press Club awarded me the First Place Photo Package award for my coverage. This was the fourth time in a row I received this award.

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                • The Eye Of The Storm

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                  • I survived Hurricane Ike (True Event Personal Footage)

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                    This videos and photos have been shot during Hurricane Ike within my staying in Moody gardens Hotel in Galveston, Texas on September 2008 where I've been working with my friend as an international student from Slovakia, Europe. We decided to stay in the Hotel during the storm and defend the great place we loved so much.

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                    • We Build

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                      First Church building

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