Tag: pandemic

DAVID SNELL: One hardy flower is symbolic of our ministry’s perseverance and determination

DAVID SNELL: One hardy flower is symbolic of our ministry’s perseverance and determination

A WORD FROM THE WIELAND HOUSE David Snell Fuller center for housing PRESIDENT David has been a leader in affordable housing for 30 years starting with Habitat in Tijuana, then as the director of Habitat Education Ministries followed by 7years as president of Habitat for Humanity Colorado. A co-founder of The Fuller Center, David traveled […]

Desperate family persists through problems, pandemic to get new home in La Florida, Peru

Desperate family persists through problems, pandemic to get new home in La Florida, Peru

Desperate family persists through problems, pandemic to get new home in La Florida, Peru Yuddy and Wilfredo Portillo left the crowded streets and expensive rents of Lima, Peru with their two sons — 4-year-old Bryan and baby Bastian — for the community of La Florida, where they had a little piece of land and a […]

Three Haitian families thankful Michael Oliphant turned 2020 obstacles into opportunities

Three Haitian families thankful Michael Oliphant turned 2020 obstacles into opportunities

(Photo: Michael Oliphant during a 2017 Fuller Center Global Builders trip to Pignon, Haiti.) Three Haitian families thankful Michael Oliphant turned 2020 obstacles into opportunities Michael Oliphant of Hayesville, N.C., spent a week this past January with a team of Fuller Center Global Builders volunteers in El Salvador laying the groundwork for a new 34-home […]