“Giving Beyond Extreme” Media Opportunities
Please note this is very brief and only serves as general guidelines so you can begin planning your coverage. More detailed information will be sent daily via email and will be updated on this section of the site.
Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 - Pep Rally
6:30 pm – Pep Rally for all trades, community members and volunteers at Christ's Church (5900 Highway 17 Sout. Fleming Island, FL 32003)
Ark Remodeling & Construction and J.A. Long, subcontractors, volunteers, community members and special appearance guest. Media is welcome to attend and schedule interviews with builders and others before and after the rally.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - Day 1
Family Press Conference -
Media will have opportunity for interview with the family.
Thursday, January 27, 2010 – Day 2
DEMO day - build crew marches to house and then demolition begins (12pm) Set up Tents.
Friday, January 28, 2011 – Day 3
Framing begins – after foundation sets, carpenters go to work setting up walls and floors.
1st day for Spectators
One of the most exciting days – watch the house go up in front of your eyes!
Saturday, January 29, 2011 – Day 4
Construction continues inside and outside.
Sunday, January 30, 2011 – Day 5
Paint, paint and more paint. Here comes the kitchen!
Monday, January 31, 2011 – Day 6
Interior finishes are done. Landscape being finished.
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 – Day 7
We did it, we built a house! Turn the keys over and move-in the furniture! (Tentatively 3pm)
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 – Day 9
REVEAL day - Finishing details and family arrives home between 1pm-3 pm. MOVE THAT BUS! (Note: Crowd, bus and limo shots begin as early as 11am.)
Thursday, February 3, 2011 – Day 10
Tentatively between 3pm-4pm - Family/Builder Press Conference
First interviews with the family after they see their house – at this time gifts may be presented to the family from the community donations.