Extreme Village Makeover

Magical Moment: EVM Recap Video

February 14, 2014
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Families have been enjoying the newly renovated villas for several weeks now thanks to the hard work of everyone during Extreme Village Makeover. Our friends at TinMen put together a recap video to showcase the renovation process during EVM so families, volunteers and friends of the Village can see the magnitude and sheer scope of…
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Magical Moment: EVM By The Numbers

February 7, 2014
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Now that all the dust has settled and Extreme Village Makeover has wrapped up, we thought it would be fun to take a look at some of the staggering statistics of the project from materials used to food served. Here’s a look at the vast resources it took to make this project a reality. (click…
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Extreme Angels

February 5, 2014
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During Extreme Village Makeover, Give Kids The World was closed to families for the first time in our 25-year history. Hundreds of construction workers came to the Village to renovate the villas, so the volunteer opportunities were not typical. It provided an opportunity for many different groups to come and work on special projects. Even…
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A Peek Inside the New Villas

January 26, 2014
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During Extreme Village Makeover, 88 villas at Give Kids The World Village have gone from outdated to beautifully modern. Thanks to Wyndham Vacation Ownership who spearheaded the project, the designs and materials in the new villas are a wonderful respite for families on their wish trips. We are so grateful to the contractors who worked…
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Extreme Village Makeover is Complete!

January 26, 2014
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After 14 grueling days, we officially reached the end of Extreme Village Makeover! All 88 villas have been renovated and are ready for families to arrive and enjoy the beautiful new accommodations. But before everyone involved left the Village, we had a party to thank them all for their tireless dedication to the project.  President…
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