Millard Fuller Legacy Build 2013
Atlantic City, N.J. — April 28-May 3, 2013
Come help repair homes for the families
affected by Hurricane Sandy!
The Millard Fuller Legacy Build, named in memory of Millard Fuller, founder of Habitat for Humanity and The Fuller Center for Housing, is an annual, internationally-recognized time of building that brings attention to the need for simple, decent and affordable housing.
The 2013 Millard Fuller Legacy Build will help low-income residents of Atlantic City, N.J., who were affected by Superstorm Sandy in November. Volunteers and donations are needed to help repair more than 20 homes, most of which suffered major flood damage. Please join us April 28-May 3, 2013 in New Jersey with our hosts, The Fuller Center for Housing in the New Jersey Pines.
Atlantic City, N.J.: The Fuller Center for Housing in the New Jersey Pines, headquartered in Tabernacle, N.J. will host the Millard Fuller Legacy Build 2013 during the week of April 28-May 3, 2013. The site for the work will be in Atlantic City, where more than 20,000 homes were flooded. The homes to be worked on for the Legacy Build will be within close proximity of each other with parking available at the sites.
Pre-build opportunities: There will be pre-build opportunities-please mark it on your registration form.
Registration Information: Early Registration Extended!
$200-March 1, 2013- April 1, 2013
$225-April 1, 2013-April 28, 2013
Registration fees include: Sunday night kick off dinner, lunch and dinner Monday-Friday. (Breakfast will be served at your place of lodging.) All registration fees and forms must be received by April 10, 2013.
Additional Volunteer Opportunities: If you are a church or volunteer group and you will not be able to attend during the week of the Millard Fuller Legacy Build week. Please contact Melissa Merrill at 229-924-2900 to see what other weeks are available.
Volunteer Lodging Closed:
We have reached our capacity to be able to house any additional volunteers in our volunteer lodging facility. Please accept our apologies for those that are not able to get in at this time. Please know we are very excited that we have been able to have so many register for this event and if you are not able to join us this time please check back and try to join us for another build event.
For those already registered in volunteer lodging:
Volunteer lodging will be available for the build at no cost to registered volunteers. The lodging will be bunk and cot style with bath and shower facilities on site. Volunteers will need to bring their own bedroll, linens, pillows, and toiletries. A light breakfast will be included in Volunteer Lodging. The volunteer lodging facility is located within 5 minutes from most build sites. Volunteer lodging will be available on a first come first serve basis. Check in will begin April 27th and check out will end May 4th. To make reservations please mark on your registration form your desire for volunteer lodging. A confirmation will be sent to you to confirm your lodging request. For additional questions concerning volunteer lodging please contact Brenda Barton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Host Hotel Added
The Chelsea Hotel-Annex
111 South Chelsea Ave.
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Rates: Sunday-Thursday $59 plus tax-double occupancy-Friday $109 plus tax-double occupancy. Fuller Center rates and room availablity will only be guaranteed until April 12, 2013. There are a limited number of rooms available so make your reservations as early as possible. Please click here for additional types of rooms at The Chelsea Hotel and Annex with special Fuller Center rates. Breakfast is included in all the room rates.
Parking: Free to hotel guest
Reservations: 1-800-548-3030-(In order to receive the Fuller Center room rates you must call the reservations number-online reservations will not guarantee Fuller Center rates.
Click here for additional information about The Chelsea Hotel-Annex
(The Chelsea Hotel-Annex is 5 to 7 minutes from work sites)
Holiday Inn Express
6811 Black Horse Pike
West Atlantic City, NJ 08232
Rates: $69 plus tax-double occupancy- Fuller Center rates and room availability will only be guaranteed until April 5, 2013. There are a limited number of rooms available so make your reservations early. Special Fuller Center rates will be available starting April 26th for early check in.
Reservations: (609) 484-1500-Ask for the Fuller Center rate. Breakfast is included in the rate.
Click here for additional information about the Holiday Inn Express, West Atlantic City, NJ.
(Hotel is within 15 minutes to all work sites)
Shuttle service will not be provided to and from hotels to work sites-we will have a transportation system for sharing rides.
Camping and RV Information:
Shady Pines Campground and Mobile Home Park
443 S. 6th Ave.
Galloway, NJ 08205
Reservations: Phone 609-652-1516
(9 miles from Atlantic City, NJ-10 minute drive)
Click here for map
- Atlantic City ACY Airport
Egg Harbor, NJ (0 miles)
- Philadelphia PHL Airport
Philadelphia, PA (46.4 miles)
Although we are unable to provide shuttle service to and from the airports. There is a place on the registration form for your flight schedule and we will gladly share your flight information with others looking to share rides. Thank you.