Sachem East has taken to Facebook in an effort to get an "Extreme Home Makeover" for one of its students.

This Facebook group is an open appeal to ABC asking that Kevin O'Reilly be featured in the show's next season.

According to the group, O'Reilly "suffers from a genetic condition that is slowly degrading the uses of his muscular system. He has recently been bound to a wheelchair after a long struggle to maintain his ability to walk."

The description continues to read that the O'Reilly family house is a high ranch that is in "desperate need" of modifications for O'Reilly's benefit.

The group has received an outpouring of support, with more than 2,500 members as of 8:50 p.m. on Wednesday, and a very active community wall.

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Deadline for submission is March 15, the group says.

MORE: Join the "Extreme Makeover for Kevin O'Reilly" group on Facebook

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