Category: Millard Fuller Legacy Build

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. […]

Navy veteran grateful for new home, eager to repay costs to help others get same hand-up

Navy veteran grateful for new home, eager to repay costs to help others get same hand-up

Navy veteran grateful for new home, eager to repay costs to help others get same hand-up SHREVEPORT, Louisiana — The Fuller Center for Housing of Northwest Louisiana’s newest homeowner loves to crochet — and the results of that hobby can be seen in dozens of blankets that have been donated to a local homeless shelter, […]

Church student group from Minden, Louisiana serves in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama

Church student group from Minden, Louisiana serves in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama

Church student group from Minden, Louisiana serves in Millard Fuller’s hometown of Lanett, Alabama LANETT, Alabama — About 45 teen volunteers from Minden, Louisiana’s First Baptist Church student group who call themselves the “3rd Floor Crew” are building wall sections this week in the parking lot of the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project’s ReUse Store in […]

Volunteer Bryce Kujat’s philosophy on life is simple: Work hard, work harder

Volunteer Bryce Kujat’s philosophy on life is simple: Work hard, work harder

Photo: Bryce Kujat works Monday at The Fuller Center of Greater Carroll County’s 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build project in Hillsville, Va. Volunteer Bryce Kujat’s philosophy on life is simple: Work hard, play work harder HILLSVILLE, Va. — Ohioan Bryce Kujat believes he has volunteered at every Millard Fuller Legacy Build in the United States […]

Volunteer Dave Diffendal is living the dream — with contagious enthusiasm

Volunteer Dave Diffendal is living the dream — with contagious enthusiasm

Photo: Dave Diffendal (center) mans the saw on Tuesday in Hillsville, Virginia. Volunteer Dave Diffendal is living the dream — with contagious enthusiasm HILLSVILLE, Va. — The Millard Fuller Legacy Build project hosted this week by The Fuller Center for Housing of Greater Carroll County has brought volunteers together from near and far — including […]

Media & news from the Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Hillsville, Virginia

Media & news from the Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Hillsville, Virginia

Media & news from the Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Hillsville, Virginia One of our 2020-2021 series of Millard Fuller Legacy Builds to bring in out-of-town volunteers for its project is a one-week home build hosted by The Fuller Center for Housing of Greater Carroll County in Hillsville, Virginia. Here, we have a link to […]

Homeowner Carol Adams reflects on “Miracle on Dover Street” six months later

Homeowner Carol Adams reflects on “Miracle on Dover Street” six months later

(Photo: House captain Doug Dewberry presents homeowner partner Carol Adams with a Bible at the dedication of her home on Oct. 3, 2019, at the conclusion of the Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Opelika, Ala.) The week of September 29-October 4, 2019, saw multiple days of record-breaking heat in Lee County, Alabama, during the Millard […]