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“Feels good to have something I can call my own,” Ohio woman says after mortgage payoff

“Feels good to have something I can call my own,” Ohio woman says after mortgage payoff

(Photo: Springfield, Ohio’s Angela Kelly (left) stands with Clark County Fuller Center Board President Vince Chase and holds her free and clear deed for her home that she purchased and paid for through the local nonprofit’s zero-interest low-income home ownership program.) “Feels good to have something I can call my own,” Ohio woman says after […]

Desperate family persists through problems, pandemic to get new home in La Florida, Peru

Desperate family persists through problems, pandemic to get new home in La Florida, Peru

Desperate family persists through problems, pandemic to get new home in La Florida, Peru Yuddy and Wilfredo Portillo left the crowded streets and expensive rents of Lima, Peru with their two sons — 4-year-old Bryan and baby Bastian — for the community of La Florida, where they had a little piece of land and a […]

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, […]

New for 2021: Prayer calendar with specific daily requests from covenant partners

New for 2021: Prayer calendar with specific daily requests from covenant partners

New for 2021: Prayer calendar with specific requests from covenant partners As a Christian housing ministry, the power of prayer may be the most important tool The Fuller Center for Housing has in our quest to eradicate poverty housing. We believe this is a God movement, and we will always be faith-based and Christ-centered. In […]

Poll: Disaster ReBuilders’ work voted ministry’s top story of 2020

Poll: Disaster ReBuilders’ work voted ministry’s top story of 2020

(Photo: Disaster ReBuilders dedicate the restored home of Roosevelt and Inez in Pamlico County, N.C., in November 2020. The couple had been displaced for more than two years after Hurricane Florence struck in 2018.) Poll: Disaster ReBuilders’ work voted ministry’s top story of 2020 The 2020 hurricane season set a record with 30 named storms […]

You’re invited to join the Home Team — a free virtual movement to end poverty housing

You’re invited to join the Home Team — a free virtual movement to end poverty housing

You’re invited to join the Home Team — a free virtual movement to end poverty housing When the coronavirus pandemic postponed Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure rides in 2020, leaders of The Fuller Center’s Bicycle Adventure and Global Builders programs joined forces and came up with a virtual alternative — the Global Home Challenge. Allowing participants […]

Armenia first Fuller Center covenant partner to pass 1,000-home milestone

Armenia first Fuller Center covenant partner to pass 1,000-home milestone

Armenia first Fuller Center covenant partner to pass 1,000-home milestone With the help of ardent supporters in the United States and partnerships with such groups as the International Committee of the Red Cross and Viva-MTS, the Fuller Center for Housing of Armenia managed to not only continue building and serving families through a pandemic and […]

Partner in Sebago Lakes, Maine works through pandemic by focusing on outside projects

Partner in Sebago Lakes, Maine works through pandemic by focusing on outside projects

Partner in Sebago Lakes, Maine works through pandemic by focusing on outside projects While the COVID pandemic has changed the way many Fuller Center covenant partners are able to conduct their operations, it hasn’t stopped them. The Lakes Region Weekly has a new report on how the Sebago Lakes Region Fuller Center for Housing in […]