Current Millard Fuller Legacy Build projects run the gamut from repairs and rebuilds to new home construction in large and small locations. Some will be looking to host out-of-town volunteers, while others are focused on engaging volunteers from their local community. Here is what we know so far about participating projects. Click the “contact” link on each to inquire about how you can get involved.
The Disaster ReBuilders will have a Legacy Build project in each of three bases — Sulphur, LA; New Bern, NC; and Galveston/Houston, TX. Scope is expected to include major rebuilds in each location, plus new construction in Texas. They will accept non-local volunteers.
This is a special project of Fuller Center headquarters to complete “The Farmhouse” that lies between headquarters in Americus and historic Koinonia Farm. The Farmhouse is slated to become housing for local volunteers.
Email President David Snell at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about this project.
One of The Fuller Center’s newer covenant partners, this former Habitat affiliate plans to complete a new home for its Legacy Build project in Dooly County, about 35 miles from Americus. They plan to accept local and non-local volunteers.
The Fuller Center of Louisville specializes in converting vacant and abandoned houses into like-new homes for families in need. This project will be part of its “Strive for Five” effort in the Parkland neighborhood, rehabbing five such properties. They plan to host non-local volunteers.
The Fuller Center of Webster Parish hosted the 2011 Legacy Build in Minden. Their Legacy Build project will be the completion of a new home. They plan to accept only local volunteers.
The Fuller Center of Northwest Louisiana hosted the Legacy Build in 2015 and has built more new homes than any other U.S. covenant partner. They plan a new home build for this Legacy Build. They plan to accept only local volunteers.
COMPLETED: The Fuller Center of Johnson County has dedicated a new home for Rachel Henderson and her daughter. The Hendersons worked hard alongside volunteers and are now excited to make repayments to help others get the same hand-up.
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The Fuller Center of Greater Carroll County has traditionally specialized in building new homes and using the builds to help train vocational students at a local school. They are considering accepting non-local volunteers for this project.
The 2020-2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build will look a little different in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Now, and into 2021, the annual tribute to our founder will be a multi-site event, allowing multiple Fuller Center covenant partners across the United States to honor Millard Fuller’s legacy of service. Covenant partners who wish to be a part of this build can apply at this link: