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GSW students, faculty infuse Big Event build with energy & enthusiasm

GSW students, faculty infuse Big Event build with energy & enthusiasm

https://youtu.be/_X10QxkHE1U GSW students, faculty infuse Big Event build with energy & enthusiasm AMERICUS, Georgia — About 500 sets of willing hands have helped raise the walls and put the finishing touches on a home for Emmanuel Robinson and his three children over the past three weeks. More than 400 volunteers came from Georgia Southwestern State […]

GSW Student Government students enhance leadership by serving

GSW Student Government students enhance leadership by serving

https://youtu.be/K1Jj2jpFjuo?si=lz052bRTHjdK-OiC GSW Student Government representatives enhance leadership by serving AMERICUS, Georgia — More than 400 Georgia Southwestern State University students will be taking turns at the job site of the Big Event Build honoring the Carter family during the month of April. The students work in teams of about 20 at a time for four-hour […]

GSW’s President Jimmy Carter Leadership Program students serve in Mayfield, Kentucky

GSW’s President Jimmy Carter Leadership Program students serve in Mayfield, Kentucky

GSW’s President Jimmy Carter Leadership Program students serve in Mayfield, Kentucky MAYFIELD, Kentucky — Students from Georgia Southwestern State University’s President Jimmy Carter Leadership Program traveled to Mayfield, Kentucky, this past week to support the Mayfield-Graves Fuller Center for Housing’s tornado recovery efforts in the area — an area where many families are still working […]

Big Event house “a dream come true” for Robinson family in Americus

Big Event house “a dream come true” for Robinson family in Americus

https://youtu.be/0zMwMv-5EZw?si=e74kKcQSrgR_NuIW Big Event home “a dream come true” for the Robinson family AMERICUS, Georgia — There are two men who feature most prominently in Emmanuel Robinson’s life. One is his father, the Rev. Al Robinson, pastor of Reach Out and Touch Ministries. The pastor was strict with young Emmanuel and had high standards for his […]

GSW, Fuller Center break ground for “The Big Event” build in Americus

GSW, Fuller Center break ground for “The Big Event” build in Americus

https://youtu.be/YG2N67QadUo?si=3i0qibmeHcatE4kH Georgia Southwestern and Fuller Center break ground for “The Big Event” build AMERICUS, Georgia — The normally quiet 300 block of South Hampton Street was bustling with excitement on Thursday morning as The Fuller Center for Housing and Georgia Southwestern State University marked Leap Day by jumping into a new partnership project — “The […]

President Jimmy Carter Leadership Program students spend spring break serving in the Delta

President Jimmy Carter Leadership Program students spend spring break serving in the Delta

Students participating in the prestigious President Jimmy Carter Leadership Program at Georgia Southwestern State University not only became the first Fuller Center U.S. Builders team to serve in the Mississippi Delta, but they also became the first U.S. Builders team to make a trip in a year since the pandemic began. In the video below, […]