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Hallmark Drama’s “Project Christmas Joy” featuring Fuller Center’s work airs Tuesday, Dec. 10

Hallmark Drama’s “Project Christmas Joy” featuring Fuller Center’s work airs Tuesday, Dec. 10

(Update: “Project Christmas Joy” debuted on Tuesday, Dec. 10. It will be rebroadcast on Friday, Dec. 13 at 6 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 15 at 9 a.m.; and lastly on Christmas Day at 8 p.m. Scroll to the bottom of this story for viewing information.) The 2019 Millard Fuller Legacy Build that took place Sept. 29-Oct. […]

Bolivia’s El Alto project goal: A stable foundation for children to focus on education

Bolivia’s El Alto project goal: A stable foundation for children to focus on education

Photo: Global Builders volunteer Kit Perry with a local child during a service trip to Bolivia earlier this year. Studies have repeatedly shown that children who grow up in a decent home are happier, healthier and have better educational outcomes overall than those who do not. Those who lead Fuller Center for Housing projects across […]

Grifols Biomat USA volunteers take break from leadership summit to help Michael victims

Grifols Biomat USA volunteers take break from leadership summit to help Michael victims

It’s always good to see companies giving back to their community — or in the case of Grifols Biomat USA on Wednesday, giving back to whatever community you happen to be in at the moment. More than 150 volunteers who are attending the company’s leadership summit in Panama City Beach, Florida, took a few hours […]

Did you take a Global Builders trip this year? Enter our annual photo contest!

Did you take a Global Builders trip this year? Enter our annual photo contest!

The Fuller Center Global Builders program is holding its 8th Annual Photo Contest. As you can see from this gallery of 2018 photo submissions, this contest always brings in a wonderful selection of images from our intrepid Global Builders volunteers. If you went on a Global Builders trip this year, submit your photos by Dec. […]

Yonkers Times piece highlights Jim Killoran’s crusade for affordable housing

Yonkers Times piece highlights Jim Killoran’s crusade for affordable housing

Fuller Center for Housing of Greater New York City Executive Director Jim Killoran recently embarked upon a walk with several others from Manhattan to Mamaroneck to raise funds for their Walk for Homes campaign and to bring to the forefront the issue of how unaffordable housing is in Westchester. Once they reached their destination at […]

New video reflects upon 18-home tornado-recovery effort in Lee County, Alabama

New video reflects upon 18-home tornado-recovery effort in Lee County, Alabama

There are now 18 Fuller Center for Housing homes in tornado-ravaged Lee County, Alabama — an effort spearheaded by the hard work of the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project, led by Executive Director Kim Roberts. This all began with a promise to build three homes, and then it snowballed into a faith movement supported by many […]

Beauregard builder Chuck Ingraham sees God’s hands at work in hospital encounter

Beauregard builder Chuck Ingraham sees God’s hands at work in hospital encounter

Chuck Ingraham could certainly be excused for not being able to make out the silhouetted figure standing before him the morning of October 26 at Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital of Atlanta, Georgia. The past 24 hours had been quite the whirlwind. The previous morning, a Friday, Ingraham was jolted awake by massive chest pains. He […]

The more you give, the more you gain … as this powerful new short video hammers home

The more you give, the more you gain … as this powerful new short video hammers home

Dalton, Ohio’s Ryan Pierce recently joined a Fuller Center Global Builders trip to Peru, where he helped volunteers build with a family in the thriving community of La Florida. It was an experience that changed his life, and he has used his talents to produce a video encouraging others to give of themselves and have […]