Fuller Center Happenings

September 17, 2014
  (Kansas City Star) Lizbette Rodriguez said she cried "tears of joy" when her family was chosen by the Fuller Center of Greater Kansas City as homeowner partners for a new house build. The Kansas City Star details how those tears of joy
September 09, 2014
  Fuller Center for Housing President David Snell has announced that Edgar Stoesz has joined The Fuller Center's International Board of Directors. Stoesz is a longtime friend of the Fuller family and served four years as chairman of Habitat for
September 05, 2014
(Macon Telegraph) When the Meeks family of Forsyth, Georgia, won a $250,000 grand prize from Wells Fargo in an essay contest, they wanted to make sure a portion of it went to help others know the joy of having a simple, decent home. That's why they
September 03, 2014
Partnership is the key word in The Fuller Center for Housing's philosophy of helping families help themselves. Families are not only expected to be full participants in the building process, but they also must pay the work forward to help others
September 02, 2014
On the day when Michael Jackson would have turned 56 years old, throngs of fans gathered outside the late King of Pop's boyhood home at the end of Jackson Street in Gary, Indiana. Yet, there was even more commotion going on across the street.
August 31, 2014
(RepatArmenia) The latest report on VivaCell's partnership with Fuller Center Armenia in building homes: "It is particularly important that the villagers living in the borderland villages feel that they are not alone when facing hardships and that
August 29, 2014
(WLOX-TV) To mark the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's devastating strike on the Gulf Coast, The Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders will be holding a blitz the week of Aug. 24-29, 2015, in Biloxi, Mississippi. They plan to host about 200 volunteers
August 28, 2014
(Chicago Sun-Times, Northwest Indiana Times) After visiting The Fuller Center's Jackson Street of Dreams Build in Gary, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence noted, "This is a great project to restore what is in my mind one of the most famous streets in America.
August 27, 2014
(Asbarez Armenian News) Sona and Leo Manuelian discuss their work with The Fuller Center for Housing in Armenia in a new article about the trips they lead each summer to help people of their homeland have decent homes. "Helping my sisters and
August 22, 2014
In June, volunteers worked alongside Damien and Cassie Battle — along with some of their extended family and friends — to help them build a simple, decent home in which to raise their three children: Damien, Damia and Damaya. The build