Brenda Barton

Why I Help

Submitted by: Chuck Vogt, President Central Indiana Fuller Center for Housing This being one of my first times to blog for the Fuller Center for Housing of Central Indiana. To introduce myself and tell you why I’m involved in eliminating poverty housing. I need to share with you that I met Millard Fuller in 1986 […]

Partnerships at Work

Greenwood, Mississippi may be best known by the outside world as the headquarters of Viking kitchen appliances and home of the Tallahatchie Bridge (1960’s country/rock ballad). But get in close and one will find a caring community. The Fuller Center in Greenwood has built more than 23 homes in its history as a former Habitat affiliate […]

Vistas and Volunteers in Carroll County, Virginia

Submitted by Glen Barton Fuller Center for Housing Vice President, US Field Operations Travel on I-77 going north from North Carolina and the first county in Virginia one comes to is Carroll County. You will be impressed with the beauty of the area. Mountains and vistas are almost everywhere you look.  Most folks passing through would not immediately […]

Ground Breaking for the Millard Fuller Legacy Build 2010

Submitted by Stuart Peterson Central Indiana Fuller Center for Housing Millard Fuller Legacy Build 2010 Chairperson What a wonderful day in Indianapolis. Legacy Build 2010 broke ground this afternoon on St. Paul Street. The dedication of our First Blessing Box home included special remarks by Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard; Jim Morris, President of Pacers Sports […]

Blessed to serve

While working on a match grant, I estimated Fuller Center Covenant Partners would do 500 new homes, ReNew and Greater Blessing Box repairs in the next 12 months. If funded the grant could possibly increase capacity by 200 Greater Blessing Box projects to that count. While 700 projects will produce almost $10,000,000 in expenditures–including the Covenant Partner […]

Beech Grove

Beech Grove

Read the latest news on what is happening at the Beech Grove Fuller Center here The City of Beech Grove is located in the southeast portion of Marion County and is part of the Greater Indianapolis Metropolitan area. Beech Grove is a city with nearly 15,000 residents who enjoy the benefits of a small town and […]