Shelby Pope suffers from Polymorphous Light Eruption, a condition described as being allergic to sunlight. As a result, the 13 year old girl was confined to her bedroom in the daytime.
ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" rebuilt their home with UV protection windows and a backyard covered with tents to allow her to go outside. Solar panels were installed in the back yard to reduce the family's energy bill. Original airdate - October 10, 2004.