Ty Pennington's Last Look: Extreme Villa Makeover

Inspiration | Extreme Village Makeover

Ok so if you’ve been following the news (or my Instagram) you might have noticed I’ve been working on an insanely cool project for the Give Kids the World Village. If you haven’t heard of it, GTKW invites families of terminally ill children to visit FL and it’s cool attractions, and let me tell you, it’s […]

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Ty Pennington's Pencils of Promise Fundraiser Campaign for La Independencia | Build A School in Guatemala

Ty’s Take | New Year, New Promises

Happy 2014 folks! This might be the year of the horse, but for me, it’s a year of promises. And today I’m kicking it off with a special announcement about a new project I’ve started with Pencils of Promise. Some pretty incredible things can happen when people come together. So PoP is a really cool […]

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Club C.O.R.A.S.O.N | Ty Pennington

Inspiration | Club C.O.R.A.S.O.N.

Cuzco, Peru is an extremely fascinating and culturally rich place. However, despite growing tourism and recent economic progress, many indigenous children remain disadvantaged when it comes to quality education and daily human resources. Specifically on the outskirts of Cuzco, young children and teens are in a state of semi-abandonment. Due to economic isolation, their parents […]

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Never Forget: 9/11 Remembrance Day

Inspiration | 9/11 Remembrance Day

Every year Pepperdine University in Malibu puts up 2,977 flags on their beautiful campus lawn to honor the people who lost their lives on September 11, 2001. So today, I’m taking a moment to remember all of the lives lost and pay tribute to the heroes who continue to fight for our freedom each and […]

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World Largest Bake Sale Recap |

Inspiration | World’s Largest Bake Sale

The World’s Largest Bake Sale this year was incredible, inspiring and pretty darn sweet! I’m so glad I was able to participate and support No Kid Hungry. But if you weren’t able to make it out this year, check out this cool video recap from the event in Grand Central Station, NYC. Big shout out to […]

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Project Spotlight: Go Team Ghana! Update | Kim Lewis

Inspiration | Go Team Ghana! Update

Working on ABC’s “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition”, we all learned that design goes beyond beautiful finishes and brand names. Design can provide accessibility to the disabled, imagination to the uninspired, and comfort to the weary. So what happens to us designers that worked on that television show for years, once the show is over? Well, […]

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Project Spotlight: Living on One Dollar Film

Inspiration | Living on One Dollar

Living isn’t easy, but can you imagine surviving on only a dollar per day? 100 pennies. 2 quarters. Nothing else… Well some really awesome young people explored the issue of poverty and spent 56 days living in Guatemala on a single dollar a day. And since poverty is such a pressing issue in our world, […]

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