2011 in Plaquemines Parish

In June 2009, we "declared victory" over Hurricane Katrina and moved our mission to Hurricane Ike country in East Texas. As you know by now, I’ve admitted to a premature declaration of victory (I’m in good company anyway). We might have been correct in assessing a greater need in East Texas than the Mississippi Gulf […]

Saintard Site Underway

By Billy Ponko So work really took off today on the new and improved Growing Hope for Haiti Site! Gerson and Heather rented a backhoe and Matt, a member of the volunteer team they have here working this week, drove it to clear a path around the four corners of what will be a home. […]

Building Partners

On one of my recent road trips for Fuller Center I had the opportunity to see the project area for the 2010 Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Indianapolis. The day was cool and clear with leaves changing to a brilliant yellow, something I don’t often get to see in Florida. The neighborhood, referred to as […]

Introduction to The Fuller Center General Blog

This is a blog about The Fuller Center happenings and updates.  Our staff will be providing stories and exciting updates on our housing ministry activities at the office and in the field. Check back frequently for news and updates and subscribe to be the first to know about our developments and mission to eliminate poverty […]

Dateline: OSAN-RI

I’m back in the USA after a whirlwind of travel.  From the Philippines I traveled to Beijing, the jumping off point for Americans traveling North Korea, which was my destination.  I was only in Korea for a couple of days, but they were momentous ones.  I tried to post a blog when I got back […]

Fuller Center hometown gearing up for eventful weekend

This weekend marks an exciting fund-raising event and a meaningful landmark in the housing ministry’s history — all happening in the Fuller Center’s hometown of Americus, Georgia! Fuller Center Fish Fry – Americus, Ga. On Saturday, the Americus-Sumter Fuller Center is holding a fund-raising event — the first annual Fuller Center Fish Fry and 5k […]