The following people appeared in this episode to either assist in the construction effort or to recount what life has been like in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina:
Simone Bruni - Demo Diva Demolition; Volunteer recruiter
Donald Fabacher - Fabacher and Sons Electric
Jamie Freeman - Assured Plumbing
Chuck Fromherz - Fromherz Engineers Inc.
Lloyd and Rosemary Griffin - Lower Ninth Ward residents
Pastor Douglas M. Haywood - New Israel Baptist Church
Rusty Higgins - Construction Crew
Justin Himel - Apex Foam Systems
Louie Jackson - L. Jackson Jr. Inc.
Gertrude LeBlanc - Lower Ninth Ward resident
King Milling - Wetland preservation expert
Donna Tally - Housing Counselling Manager; The Make It Right Foundation
With Pinky's departure, Mike and Damon recruited several local handywomen to try out as replacement workers. They finally hired Rusty Higgins to help complete the construction of Gloria's house.
Donna Tally: I enjoy when people ask me 'What do you do for a living?' I love saying 'I work on the Make It Right project and we are building homes in the Lower Ninth Ward.'
Gertrude LeBlanc: One lady thought it was a condo. I said 'No, madam. That's a one-family dwelling.'