December 6, 2013 11:52 AM
Photos by Paula Burch-Celentano
Under the scrutiny of a video crew, Debbie Brown Britt and Rachelle Galanti Parker operate a chop saw at a Habitat for Humanity construction site in eastern New Orleans. The two are among a group of Tulane University alumnae who for eight years have returned to the city each November to contribute to post-Hurricane Katrina rebuilding. The women's efforts received the attention of “The Queen Latifah Show,” which will air a second segment about them in an upcoming episode.
Clockwise from top left, homeowners Courtney Carter, LaToure Steward and Donesty Steward take a break from construction to pose for a picture.
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