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Legacy Build veteran relishes this week on an “island of hope”

Legacy Build veteran relishes this week on an “island of hope”

Legacy Build veteran relishes this week on an “island of hope” OPELIKA, Alabama — Long ago, Chuck Ingraham found that his drive and work ethic was not always appreciated by those around him — or by those above him who feared he was coming for their job. Yet, the native New Englander could not change […]

VIDEO: The 2019 Millard Fuller Legacy Build planted seeds of hope in Lee County, Alabama

VIDEO: The 2019 Millard Fuller Legacy Build planted seeds of hope in Lee County, Alabama

More than 420 volunteers from at least 29 states and seven different countries came together in Lee County, Alabama, last week to build 11 new homes. The build was part of the recovery effort that has followed the devastating March 3, 2019, EF-4 tornado that ravaged parts of Lee County, particularly the rural community of […]