Category: Fuller Center General

MONTH IN REVIEW: October 2015

By Chris Johnson, Director of Communications October did not see much of a cooldown in the weather as we settled into the fall season, nor did the work of The Fuller Center cool down across the nation and around the world. Here are some of the highlights that supporters like you made possible in the […]

MONTH IN REVIEW: September 2015

    By Chris Johnson, Director of Communications The highlight of September had to be the kickoff of the 2015 Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Shreveport, Louisiana. On September 27, dozens of volunteers came to spend a week further revitalizing the Allendale neighborhood where The Fuller Center first began working 10 years ago. Volunteers built […]

MONTH IN REVIEW: August 2015

By Chris Johnson, Director of Communications The past month ended on a high note with the conclusion of the Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders’ Back to Biloxi blitz build, building a new home for the Nguyen family and giving four existing homes new life through major repair or massive renovations. We are marking our 10th anniversary […]

MONTH IN REVIEW: July 2015

By Chris Johnson, Director of Communications It feels a little bit like summer out there, huh? OK, it feels more like the rim of a volcano out there, but the work of The Fuller Center is heating up across the nation and around the world. Here is a mere sampling of some of the things […]

MONTH IN REVIEW: June 2015

By Chris Johnson, Director of Communications The first day of June saw the start of the Lind-A Hand Build — Linda Fuller’s Build for Women — in Lanett, Alabama, hometown of Fuller Center founder Millard Fuller. I was there that day, and it was obvious from the start that this would be a June to […]

MONTH IN REVIEW: May 2015

By Chris Johnson, Director of Communications It’s June, which means the building season is in full swing. Perhaps nowhere is that more evident than in our founder Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama, site of the first-ever Lind-A Hand Build — Linda Fuller’s Build for Women. I was there yesterday, and they may very well […]

MONTH IN REVIEW: April 2015

By Chris Johnson, Director of Communications A wonderful month of April took a tragic turn toward the end of the month as a massive earthquake struck the exotic country of Nepal, where we built our first international houses. We’ve since found out that the homes we’ve built in the Trishuli village just 30 miles from […]

Pray for Nepal

The Fuller Center’s Director of International Field Operations, Ryan Iafigliola, visited Nepal in April 2012, where we was inspired by the beauty of the land and the determination of the Nepalese people. Next month, he planned to return to Nepal to build Fuller Center homes, including what would have been our 1,000th international home. It […]