Category: Fuller Center General

Fuller Center Nigeria celebrates partnership for unique housing model

Fuller Center Nigeria celebrates partnership for unique housing model

Submitted by The Fuller Center for Housing of Nigeria When Aso Savings & Loans Plc, one of Nigeria’s most successful primary mortgage institutions, called The Fuller Center Nigeria in 2007 to seek out ways in which they could support the work of the center in Nigeria, little did both parties know that the initial seeds […]

5th Anniversary Build Faces: Recruiting volunteers while eating out

5th Anniversary Build Faces: Recruiting volunteers while eating out

By Linda Fuller Greetings from New Orleans! I’m here taking part in a very exciting build for "Mama Black" whose home was completely destroyed by Hurricane Katrina. We’re actually building her home in a suburb of New Orleans called Belle Chasse. It’s so exciting to see her home finally coming together after all these years […]

5th Anniversary Build faces – Faith in partnership

5th Anniversary Build faces – Faith in partnership

Mount Canaan Baptist Church in Shreveport, La. opened its gymnasium and other facilities up for 42 volunteers from the University of Minnesota to sleep in last week during the 5th Anniversary Build. Assistant to the Minister, Harry Blake, Jr. joined the students in case anything was needed. (His father, Harry Blake, 75, is the minister […]

Trash and Hope–The Nature and Destiny of Humanity by Kirk Lyman-Barner

Trash and Hope–The Nature and Destiny of Humanity by Kirk Lyman-Barner

  We’re hard at work preparing the lot for our first new Fuller Center house in Americus. Architect Meda Krenson and Millard’s former law partner, Tom McFarland recently emailed some great news: the lot is big enough for a duplex! So the Americus-Sumter County Fuller Center for Housing is taking applications for a second family. […]

Introduction to The Fuller Center General Blog

Introduction to The Fuller Center General Blog

This is a blog about The Fuller Center happenings and updates.  Our staff will be providing stories and exciting updates on our housing ministry activities at the office and in the field. Check back frequently for news and updates and subscribe to be the first to know about our developments and mission to eliminate poverty […]

The Millard Fuller Legacy Weekend and Build

The Millard Fuller Legacy Weekend and Build

Greetings from the Chattahoochee Valley! We are here for the 2009 Millard Fuller Legacy Build, and what a great event it’s turning out to be. Today was just the second day of building, and it got rained on mightily, but it’s been a weeklong series of events. Sheilla was able to join me for the […]