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What do you think was the biggest story for our ministry in 2019?

What do you think was the biggest story for our ministry in 2019?

Which of these do you believe was our ministry’s top story of 2019? (Cast your ballot at the bottom of this page.) 1. Tornado recovery work in Lee County, Alabama With outstanding leadership by the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project and tremendous financial, faith community, and volunteer support, we built 18 new Fuller Center homes after […]

You can now watch “Project Christmas Joy” online thanks to Hallmark Channel Everywhere

You can now watch “Project Christmas Joy” online thanks to Hallmark Channel Everywhere

Photo: Fuller Center President David Snell (right) at the Oct.. 4, 2019, home dedication for Angela (left) and Andrea Rivera, sisters who lost their mother in the March 3 tornado that struck Lee County, Alabama. They are among the families featured in “Project Christmas Joy.” The reaction to the Hallmark Drama one-hour special “Project Christmas […]

VIDEO: President David Snell explains the affirming rallying cry of “Oyée!”

VIDEO: President David Snell explains the affirming rallying cry of “Oyée!”

If you’ve volunteered on a Fuller Center for Housing worksite, you might have heard a group of folks raise their hands and yell, “Oyée!” If it was your first time experiencing this, you might have thought everyone around you just lost their collective minds. And if you are just learning about The Fuller Center through […]

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 […]