Category: Faith Builders

Disaster ReBuilders establish volunteer base in Madisonville, Kentucky for long-term tornado recovery

Disaster ReBuilders establish volunteer base in Madisonville, Kentucky for long-term tornado recovery

Disaster ReBuilders establish volunteer base in Madisonville, Kentucky for long-term tornado recovery MADISONVILLE, Kentucky — The Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders are now accepting volunteer groups to work out of their newest base of operations in Madisonville, Kentucky, which is situated midway between two small towns that were devastated by a December tornado — Dawson Springs […]

Church teams up with Fuller Center for repair project, neighborhood cleanup in Fort Valley, Georgia

Church teams up with Fuller Center for repair project, neighborhood cleanup in Fort Valley, Georgia

Church teams up with Fuller Center for repair project, neighborhood cleanup in Fort Valley, Georgia FORT VALLEY, Ga. — Mount Olive CME Church members teamed up with The Fuller Center for Housing of Middle Georgia to put a new roof on the home of Sandra Deloach — the same home in which she grew up. […]

Putting faith into action a passion for these Pennsylvania volunteers and their church

Putting faith into action a passion for these Pennsylvania volunteers and their church

Photo: Some of the 17-member group from Pennsylvania’s Bunkertown Brethren Church take shelter from the rain with homeowner partner Rita Rowland Putting faith into action a passion for these Pennsylvania volunteers and their church WEST POINT, Georgia — When you think of which state might have the most volunteers at the 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy […]

Navy veteran grateful for new home, eager to repay costs to help others get same hand-up

Navy veteran grateful for new home, eager to repay costs to help others get same hand-up

Navy veteran grateful for new home, eager to repay costs to help others get same hand-up SHREVEPORT, Louisiana — The Fuller Center for Housing of Northwest Louisiana’s newest homeowner loves to crochet — and the results of that hobby can be seen in dozens of blankets that have been donated to a local homeless shelter, […]

Church student group from Minden, Louisiana serves in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama

Church student group from Minden, Louisiana serves in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama

Church student group from Minden, Louisiana serves in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama LANETT, Alabama — About 45 teen volunteers from Minden, Louisiana’s First Baptist Church student group who call themselves the “3rd Floor Crew” are building wall sections this week in the parking lot of the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project’s ReUse Store in […]

Two new homes in Uganda stand as testimonies of faith that inspire community around them

Two new homes in Uganda stand as testimonies of faith that inspire community around them

(Photo: Moses Buyiinza with his wife Joan and their seven children express thanks for their new Fuller Center home in Uganda.) Two new homes in Uganda stand as testimonies of faith that inspire community around them The Fuller Center for Housing of Uganda’s two latest home dedications are for two very big families — one […]

Grandfather partners to build safe, new home for family in Cameroon after tornado destroys grass hut

Grandfather partners to build safe, new home for family in Cameroon after tornado destroys grass hut

Photo: Pa Paul Njumbwen (center) with his grandchildren and leaders from The Fuller Center for Housing of Cameroon. Grandfather partners to build safe, new home for family in Cameroon after tornado destroys grass hut One of the best ways to illustrate the transformation of a family moving out of poverty housing conditions and into simple, […]

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 […]