Kelli Yoder

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

STATEMENT ON NORTH KOREA BY FULLER CENTER FOR HOUSING PRESIDENT DAVID SNELL: Some four years ago The Fuller Center for Housing was presented with the idea of building peace by building houses in North Korea. Our extensive experience in challenging locations, places like the mountains of Peru, the jungles of the Congo and the Himalayan […]

Millard Fuller Legacy Build targets Minden, La. next fall

Millard Fuller Legacy Build targets Minden, La. next fall

By Vickie Welborn Shreveport Times MINDEN, La. — The calendar hasn’t flipped to 2011 yet, but volunteers involved with a housing program already are anticipating a big event next fall. The Fuller Center for Housing of Webster Parish has been selected as the host partner for the annual Millard Fuller Legacy Build that will take […]

Home for the Holidays – An Armenian family

Home for the Holidays – An Armenian family

The Fuller Center put hundreds of families in new homes this year. That means hundreds of families have a safe and decent place to spend the holidays. Here’s just one of their stories. The Vardanyan family in Armenia lived in a metal shipping container (called domiks) since 1988 when an earthquake destroyed homes and temporary […]

Field Visit: Sierra Leone

Field Visit: Sierra Leone

Director of International Operations Ryan Iafigliola recently returned from a trip to visit two of our Fuller Center projects in Africa. Watch the video below about war-torn Sierra Leone: Donate now to help build homes for Sierra Leone’s refugees. Learn more about the Fuller Center’s work in Sierra Leone here. Watch a video about Ryan’s […]

Youth 'homeless' for a night raise funds for Fuller Center

Youth 'homeless' for a night raise funds for Fuller Center

LaGrange News Teenagers from around West Point – and a few brave adults – will face the cold Friday night when they set up a homeless camp at West Point City Park ballfields. “Homeless for a Night” will draw attention to those in the area without a home or those living in substandard, dilapidated housing. […]

A heartwarming story from Lanett, Ala.

We’ve recently uncovered some old footage from a build that took place in Lanett, Ala. where the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project keeps busy. The video below features one of their first homeowners, Terence Lovelace. By now, CFCP has completed 23 homes and counting. Learn more about the work of the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project here. Find […]

VIDEO: Ryan Iafigliola reports from Nigeria

VIDEO: Ryan Iafigliola reports from Nigeria

Click the video below to watch Director of International Operations Ryan Iafigliola describe the Fuller Center’s work in Nigeria. There’s still work to be done! For only $3,500, a family in Nigeria can have a safe and decent place to call home. Donate now to help build more Fuller Center houses in Nigeria. Click here to […]

Trip to Africa marks milestone

Trip to Africa marks milestone

After Ryan Iafigliola, Fuller Center Director of International Field Operations, handed the keys to the first Fuller Center homeowner in Sierra Leone, she joyfully entered the new house. The language she used wasn’t one he understood–apart from two phrases. "Bye, bye, water!" she exclaimed as she waved to the safe and secure walls, floor and roof. […]