Michelle Obama Helps Paint Army Vet’s Home Published October 17, 2011 • Updated on October 17, 2011 at 6:17 pm The soldier, who was injured in Afghanistan, received a $100,000 renovation to his home from the nonprofit Rebuilding Together. 7 photos 1/7 Getty Images 2/7 Getty Images First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden helped spruce up the home of U.S. Army veteran Johnny Agbi (C), who was injured in Afghanistan. 3/7 Getty Images The first lady and Dr. Biden joined Sears Holdings Corporation and the nonprofit Rebuilding Together to put the final touches on the 1,000th home that they've rebuilt for injured veterans since 2007. 4/7 Getty Images Michelle was stylish in a cropped pink button-down shirt, while Dr. Biden clearly forethought the issues with painting in dress clothes. The Army T-shirt is appropriate, as her stepson Beau Biden served in Iraq with the Army. 5/7 Getty Images Agbi's three-story rowhouse in Northwest D.C., a few blocks from the Capitol, underwent a $100,000 renovation. His was the 1,000th home for the 1,000 Veterans Housing Project. 6/7 Getty Images U.S. Army veteran Johnny Agbi, who owns the home, suffered brain and spinal cord injuries while serving in Afghanistan. He uses a wheelchair, but can walk short distances with the aid of a cane. 7/7 Getty Images The first and second ladies of the U.S. helped put the finishing touches on the renovation Monday by painting the walls of Agbi's living room. 0 More Photo Galleries Brag on Your Grad: Celebrating 2020 Graduates in DC, Maryland and Virginia Photos: Protests, Unrest in DC Following George Floyd’s Death Protesters, Enraged by Black Americans Killed, Gather Nationwide NBC4-T44 Friday Fun: Show and Tell!