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Utah County’s first Greater Blessing project helps widow who is more used to helping others

Utah County’s first Greater Blessing project helps widow who is more used to helping others

(Photo: Jeanne with her Greater Blessing box) Utah County’s first Greater Blessing project helps widow who is more used to helping others While most of the work The Fuller Center for Housing does internationally consists of new home construction, the majority of The Fuller Center’s work in the United States is home repairs — specifically […]

NEW VIDEO: Eastertime thoughts and greetings from David Snell and Linda Fuller

NEW VIDEO: Eastertime thoughts and greetings from David Snell and Linda Fuller

In his latest episode of “A Word from The Wieland House,” Fuller Center for Housing President David Snell stepped out of The Wieland House and paid a visit to the First Lady of Affordable Housing, Linda Fuller. Hear what both of these leaders had to say about Eastertime in the short video below: 

President David Snell: Easter brings hope and light

President David Snell: Easter brings hope and light

EASTER 2021 David Snell Fuller center for housing PRESIDENT David has been a leader in affordable housing for 30 years starting with Habitat in Tijuana, then as the director of Habitat Education Ministries followed by 7years as president of Habitat for Humanity Colorado. A co-founder of The Fuller Center, David traveled the world extensively as […]

Man’s dying wish is to repair home he shares with his wife in West Point, Georgia

Man’s dying wish is to repair home he shares with his wife in West Point, Georgia

(Photo: Paul Truitt with Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project Executive Director Kim Roberts) Man’s dying wish is to repair home he shares with his wife in West Point, Georgia West Point, Georgia resident Paul Truitt is dying of Stage 4 lung and kidney cancer. He knows there is no way around it. Yet, he is determined […]

Clarence Jordan-inspired “Cotton Patch Gospel” to take stage outdoors; live streams available

Clarence Jordan-inspired “Cotton Patch Gospel” to take stage outdoors; live streams available

Clarence Jordan-inspired “Cotton Patch Gospel” to take stage outdoors; live streams available In 1981, an off-Broadway show called “Cotton Patch Gospel” took the stage at Lamb’s Theatre in New York City. The play — written by Tom Key and Russell Treyz and featuring music and lyrics by Harry Chapin — is based on the writings […]

Alabama widow gets new home exactly two years after tornado killed her husband

Alabama widow gets new home exactly two years after tornado killed her husband

Alabama widow gets new home exactly two years after tornado killed her husband When the massive E-4 tornado struck Lee County, Alabama, on March 3, 2019, some people lost family members. Many people lost their homes. Carol Dean lost both her house and her husband. In all, 23 community members were killed in the storm. […]

Texas’ winter storm brings new set of challenges for Disaster ReBuilders; volunteers needed

Texas’ winter storm brings new set of challenges for Disaster ReBuilders; volunteers needed

Texas’ winter storm brings new set of challenges for Disaster ReBuilders; volunteers needed When last month’s weeklong winter freeze struck all 254 Texas counties, millions lost electricity and the ability to heat their homes. Residents huddled together in shelters, while some families resorted to burning pieces of furniture to stay warm. Others perished in freezing […]

El Espino families move into new Fuller Center community, rejuvenating their lives and spirit

El Espino families move into new Fuller Center community, rejuvenating their lives and spirit

El Espino families move into new Fuller Center community, rejuvenating their lives and spirit It was nearly three years ago that 65 families of San Salvador’s El Espino community began settling into flimsy shacks thrown together with pieces of metal and plastic — homes that were not only unsafe but also unwelcome and considered eyesores […]