Category: Disaster Rebuilders

VOLUNTEER PROFILE: Mike Bultemeier — 42 mission trips and counting

VOLUNTEER PROFILE: Mike Bultemeier — 42 mission trips and counting

https://youtu.be/wtD6_ptHogQ?si=mORggvm60f2Zx8gh VOLUNTEER PROFILE: Mike Bultemeier — 42 mission trips and counting AMERICUS, Georgia — Mike Bultemeier began working with The Fuller Center for Housing in the recovery effort after Hurricane Katrina and has since become one of the most prolific volunteers on Disaster ReBuilders sites. In fact, mission trip No. 41 took him to work […]

ReBuilders restoring hope in Kentucky, two years after tornado

ReBuilders restoring hope in Kentucky, two years after tornado

Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders restoring hope in Kentucky, two years after tornado December 10 marked the two-year anniversary of the massive tornadoes that left a path of destruction across Western Kentucky. The Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders reacted quickly and were on the ground working the very next month. In their two years of service in […]

Kentucky governor helps dedicate new Fuller Center home for tornado victims

Kentucky governor helps dedicate new Fuller Center home for tornado victims

Kentucky governor helps dedicate new Fuller Center home for tornado victims “It’s just going to be nice to be able to wake up and be home again,” David Moss told WEHT-TV about the home he and wife Jamie, both long-time educators in Hopkins County, now have thanks to the work of the Fuller Center Disaster […]

Anglican Relief and Development Fund, Fuller Center partner in recovery efforts

Anglican Relief and Development Fund, Fuller Center partner in recovery efforts

Anglican Relief and Development Fund, Fuller Center partner in recovery efforts AMERICUS, Georgia — The Anglican Relief and Development Fund was looking for a reliable partner through which it could deploy teams of volunteers to help families across the United States rebuild after natural disasters. The Fuller Center for Housing has a long history in […]

Lake Charles, Louisiana, resident: “A blessing from God to be back home again”

Lake Charles, Louisiana, resident: “A blessing from God to be back home again”

Lake Charles, Louisiana, resident: “A blessing from God to be back home again” LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana — Peggy Lee’s home suffered major damage when Hurricane Laura roared ashore in August of 2020, but Mother Nature was not through unleashing her wrath. Just nine months later, her home was damaged by historic flooding. While she is […]

Louisiana family featured in “Good Morning America” report celebrates home restoration

Louisiana family featured in “Good Morning America” report celebrates home restoration

Louisiana family featured in “Good Morning America” report celebrates home restoration HAMMOND, Louisiana — When Hurricane Ida roared ashore in southern Louisiana, residents of communities farther inland knew they were likely to be impacted, but few expected the severity of the storm so far from the coast, such as in communities like Hammond, Louisiana. The […]

From bones to beautiful: Hurricane survivor gets her like-new house in Lake Charles, Louisiana

From bones to beautiful: Hurricane survivor gets her like-new house in Lake Charles, Louisiana

From bones to beautiful: Hurricane survivor gets her like-new house in Lake Charles, Louisiana LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana — KPLC-TV features the work of The Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders and some of their partners in Southwest Louisiana more than two years after Hurricane Laura battered the area in a new report that focuses on the massive […]

Hammond Daily Star reports on ‘angels’ helping families recover from Hurricane Ida in Louisiana

Hammond Daily Star reports on ‘angels’ helping families recover from Hurricane Ida in Louisiana

Hammond Daily Star reports on ‘angels’ helping families recover from Hurricane Ida in Louisiana PONCHATOULA, Louisiana — The Hammond Daily Star caught up with Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders as they worked on their 29th project since working in conjunction with the Ginger Ford Northshore Fuller Center to help residents of Tangipahoa Parish whose homes were […]