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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, […]

Central Indiana dedicates home in partnership with Allison Transmission

Central Indiana dedicates home in partnership with Allison Transmission

Central Indiana dedicates home in partnership with Allison Transmission Allison Transmission has long been a supporter of The Fuller Center for Housing of Central Indiana — in both monetary donations and the wonderful gift of allowing its employees to volunteer on our work sites. This year, Allison Transmission was the primary sponsor of The Fuller […]

Legacy Build update: Rain takes a break while volunteers work on through the mud

Legacy Build update: Rain takes a break while volunteers work on through the mud

Legacy Build update: Rain takes a break while volunteers work on through the mud WEST POINT, Georgia — The second day of the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project’s 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build began Tuesday morning with a note from West Point Mayor advising volunteers to avoid certain flooded streets after an estimated 3-5 inches of […]

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 […]

Undeterred volunteers slosh through rainy first day of Legacy Build in West Point, Georgia

Undeterred volunteers slosh through rainy first day of Legacy Build in West Point, Georgia

Undeterred volunteers slosh through rainy first day of Legacy Build in West Point, Georgia WEST POINT, Georgia — If rain is a blessing from God, then volunteers at the 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build hosted by the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project ended the day drenched in blessings. The rain started before sunrise, beginning a pattern […]

Complete coverage of the 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build in West Point, Georgia

Complete coverage of the 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build in West Point, Georgia

Stories, links, photos and videos from the 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build in West Point, Georgia The Oct. 4-8 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build is being hosted by the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project, which has hosted more Legacy Builds and built more new homes than any other Fuller Center covenant partner in the United States. […]

“Good Morning America,” Robin Roberts feature recovery work in Hammond, Louisiana

“Good Morning America,” Robin Roberts feature recovery work in Hammond, Louisiana

“Good Morning America,” Robin Roberts feature recovery work in Hammond, Louisiana HAMMOND, Louisiana — The Fuller Center Disaster ReBuilders were able to set up a base in hard-hit Hammond, Louisiana, immediately after Hurricane Ida struck in late August because they already had plenty of established connections in Southeast Louisiana — most notably the Ginger Ford […]

PHOTO GALLERY: An update from Fuller Center communities in El Salvador

PHOTO GALLERY: An update from Fuller Center communities in El Salvador

PHOTO GALLERY: An update from Fuller Center communities in El Salvador Fuller Center Vice President of International Programs Ryan Iafigliola spent much of last week with our partners in El Savador — Gente Ayudando Gente — where he got to see the recently completed 54-home El Espino project; check in with the families of Nuevo […]