Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson is the Vice-President for Communications for The Fuller Center for Housing, a multi-award-winning columnist for the Columbus (Ga.) Ledger-Enquirer and author of 4 books.

Several ways to Build a Better World this Giving Tuesday with The Fuller Center

Several ways to Build a Better World this Giving Tuesday with The Fuller Center

Several ways to Build a Better World this Giving Tuesday with The Fuller Center In the days after Thanksgiving in recent years, several themed days have emerged — including Black Friday for in-person shopping deals, Small-Business Saturday to encourage support of local businesses and Cyber Monday, when people are encouraged to do holiday shopping online. […]

CARES Act allows those taking standard deductions to deduct up to $300 in charitable donations

CARES Act allows those taking standard deductions to deduct up to $300 in charitable donations

CARES Act allows those taking standard deductions to deduct up to $300 in charitable donations The federal tax law passed in 2017 doubled the standard deduction taken by those filing their income taxes as single or married filing jointly. It simplified tax filing for many while greatly reducing the number of filers who itemized their […]

Millard and Linda Fuller’s granddaughter Sophie Davina releases new instrumental “Serenity”

Millard and Linda Fuller’s granddaughter Sophie Davina releases new instrumental “Serenity”

Millard and Linda Fuller’s granddaughter Sophie Davina releases new piano instrumental “Serenity” Sophie Davina — granddaughter of Millard and Linda Fuller — possesses a host of artistic and musical talents and showcased her voice in the spring when she released the self-written and self-composed “Storms,” a song that seemed perfectly timed for the COVID crisis, […]

California man’s Global Home Challenge efforts fund Thai family’s safe new home

California man’s Global Home Challenge efforts fund Thai family’s safe new home

California man’s Global Home Challenge efforts fund Thai family’s safe new home Tim Buscheck of Orinda, Calif., has made nine home-building trips to Lampang, Thailand, with members of his church, First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley. The last five of those trips, he served as the house captain on those builds, the most recent one with […]

Free VBS program The Worldwide Mansion finalized, available upon request

Free VBS program The Worldwide Mansion finalized, available upon request

Free VBS program The Worldwide Mansion finalized, available upon request As a foundational principle, The Fuller enter for Housing is not a church but rather a servant of the church. The Fuller Center provides a tangible way for churches to put faith into action — by building and repairing homes so that families across the […]

Haitian widow raising 3 children learns job skills, moves from shack to safe, new home

Haitian widow raising 3 children learns job skills, moves from shack to safe, new home

Haitian widow raising 3 children learns job skills, moves from shack to safe, new home Rosena Dutervil is a 50-year-old widow in Pignon, Haiti, who lost her husband Caleme Jean in 2016. Since then, she has pushed her three children — Rolin (17), Gina (13) and Darlie (7) — to continue pursuing excellence in their […]

Greater Cleveland Habitat’s newsletter features Ryan Iafigliola’s thoughts on Millard Fuller

Greater Cleveland Habitat’s newsletter features Ryan Iafigliola’s thoughts on Millard Fuller

 Fuller Center for Housing Vice President of International Operations Ryan Iafigliola is featured in a Q&A for the Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity’s fall/winter newsletter. Iafigliola worked with his hometown affiliate years ago and founded a chapter at his high school before going on to lead the collegiate Habitat chapter while studying at the University […]

Fuller Center launches free Vacation Bible School curriculum: The Worldwide Mansion

Fuller Center launches free Vacation Bible School curriculum: The Worldwide Mansion

Fuller Center launches free Vacation Bible School curriculum: The Worldwide Mansion The Fuller Center for Housing is putting the finishing touches on a brand new Vacation Bible School curriculum reinforcing the message that God’s love extends to the whole world. Designed with the help of Fuller Center partners in Madagascar, Papua New Guinea, El Salvador […]