David Baker Architects

AWARD

Hearthstone BUILDER Humanitarian Award


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Find out more about the award program at www.BuilderAward.Hearthstone.com.

Red-carpet interviews were broadcast on the event's panoramic screens.

David Baker was recently given the Hearthstone Builder Humanitarian Award, singling him out as one of the 30 most influential people in housing in the past 30 years. Honored for "elevating the aesthetic of low- and moderate-income housing," David got the red-carpet treatment at the BUILDER Awards Gala in Las Vegas.

David was honored as an Innovator, and one of the 30 most influential people in the housing industry in the last 30 years.

The stage is set to honor the housing industry's movers and shakers.

As an honoree of the 2009 Hearthstone BUILDER Humanitarian Award program, David's in such good company as Alan Greenspan, Habitat for Humanity founder Millard Fuller, and New Urbanism founder Andres Duany. In the names of the honorees, the Hearthstone program gave $200,000 to Global Green and the Home Depot Foundation, which has pledged $400,000,000 to create 100,000 affordable homes and plant 3,000,000 trees over the next decade.