Before-and-After Photos of Oprah's Covenant House Makeover
Thirteen years after The Oprah Winfrey Show
gave Alex Molina the fresh start of a lifetime, the shelter she once called home gets its own makeover
Let There Be Light
Rooms decked out with bunk beds are for kids in short-term programs, while the single beds are for those in a two-year program, during which they work regular jobs, go to college, or study for a GED. Each snug sleeping nook now has its own bedside lamp—a pretty big deal. "Being in a room with four people with four different schedules and only one overhead light creates a lot of friction," Molina says.