Thursday, July 21, 2011, the First Lady makes an appearance on ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, as part of her promotion of Joining Forces initiative to support military families.
The Extreme Makeover: Home Edition team will bring together a community to the Langdon Street site, for a 9-hour build in support for Barbara Marshall, the founder of the Steps N Stages Jubilee House.
Barbara Marshall, a 15-year Navy veteran who created the Steps-N-Stages Jubilee House program to help end homelessness among women veterans, and will be returning to find the surprise newly build home and visit from First Lady Obama.
Michelle Obama will participate in a taping of the show. The episode is set to air in October, the “Extreme Makeover” team would have built a new jubilee structure, able to house five female veterans as they get back on their feet, thanks to the Steps N Stages program at the Jubilee House.