Category: 2022 Legacy Builds

GALLERY: Young volunteers build walls for upcoming Legacy Build’s milestone home

GALLERY: Young volunteers build walls for upcoming Legacy Build’s milestone home

Young volunteers energize wall build for upcoming Legacy Build’s milestone home WEST POINT, Georgia — The slabs are poured and now both sets of walls have been assembled for the two homes going up Oct. 9-14 at the 2022 Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Lanett, Alabama — Millard Fuller’s hometown. A total of 96 students […]

Two new senior homes dedicated in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama

Two new senior homes dedicated in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama

Two new senior homes dedicated in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama LANETT, Ala. — Theresa Davidson had been living in a hotel since a fire destroyed her home. Oscar Davis had been living in a dilapidated home with no electricity or running water. His dream was simply to have a decent home so that […]

Tiny house built by Auburn University students delivered to Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project

Tiny house built by Auburn University students delivered to Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project

Tiny house built by Auburn University students delivered to Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project LANETT, Alabama — It may stand out as an unusual featured in the parking lot of the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project’s ReUse Store on Millard Fuller Memorial Highway, but the tiny house built by Auburn University Building Science Department students will soon […]

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: The Quesenberrys — “This is our forever home”

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: The Quesenberrys — “This is our forever home”

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: The Quesenberrys — “This is our forever home” HILLSVILLE, Virginia — The Fuller Center of Greater Carroll County’s Millard Fuller Legacy Build project back in May was one of the first Fuller Center projects to draw volunteers from across the nation since the pandemic began. With experienced construction leaders, the volunteers […]

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: La’Trisha Finley — “A whole house full of joy”

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: La’Trisha Finley — “A whole house full of joy”

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: La’Trisha Finley — “A whole house full of joy” WEST POINT, Georgia — La’Trisha Finley is one of two homeowner partners who partnered with The Fuller Center to build new homes at the 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build hosted by the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project. The weeklong build just might have […]

Bicycle Adventure friends help tie up loose ends after Legacy Build in West Point

Bicycle Adventure friends help tie up loose ends after Legacy Build in West Point

Bicycle Adventure friends help tie up loose ends after Legacy Build in West Point WEST POINT, Georgia — Regulars on Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure rides are used to having a few days when they hop off their bikes and have build days with Fuller Center covenant partners. While the Adventure is primarily about raising awareness […]

Millard Fuller Legacy Build in West Point a testament to faith and perseverance

Millard Fuller Legacy Build in West Point a testament to faith and perseverance

Photo: Doug Stephens with a very happy new homeowner, Rita Rowland Millard Fuller Legacy Build in West Point a testament to faith and perseverance WEST POINT, Georgia — It was only fitting after four days of working in torrential downpours with gray skies above and deep orange mud below that the two newest Fuller Center […]

Birkenbergers’ sister act a familiar sight at Millard Fuller Legacy Builds

Birkenbergers’ sister act a familiar sight at Millard Fuller Legacy Builds

Photo: Sisters Lori (left) and Lisa Birkenberger Birkenbergers’ sister act a familiar sight at Millard Fuller Legacy Builds WEST POINT, Georgia — Most of the volunteers at Millard Fuller Legacy Builds through the years have spent plenty of time on the build site with family members — parents, children, siblings, etc. Lisa Birkenberger of Alpharetta, […]