Tag: portugal

VIDEO/PHOTO GALLERY: International Fuller Center leaders join Week 3 of Big Event Build

VIDEO/PHOTO GALLERY: International Fuller Center leaders join Week 3 of Big Event Build

https://youtu.be/kQG9K8LQzcw International Fuller Center leaders join Week 3 of Big Event Build AMERICUS, Georgia — This past weekend’s Fuller Center for Housing Conference drew covenant partner leaders from across the United States and a few leaders from The Fuller Center’s international building sites who met with Global Builders team leaders to strengthen their operations. For […]

HOME IN PORTUGAL (part 3): Re-learning the concept of joy after unspeakable horrors

HOME IN PORTUGAL (part 3): Re-learning the concept of joy after unspeakable horrors

HOME IN PORTUGAL (part 3): Re-learning the concept of joy after unspeakable horrors Note: This is the final in a three-day series of videos featuring Fuller Center homeowner partner families in Braga, Portugal. They will soon be living with other families in a six-unit complex — including two other refugee families from Syria (story here) […]

HOME IN PORTUGAL (part 2): Expelled from his country after protesting for democracy, father beat the odds to find his family

HOME IN PORTUGAL (part 2): Expelled from his country after protesting for democracy, father beat the odds to find his family

HOME IN PORTUGAL (part 2): Expelled from his country after protesting for democracy, father beat the odds to find his family Note: This is the second in a three-day series of videos featuring Fuller Center homeowner partner families in Braga, Portugal. They will soon be living with other families in a six-unit complex — including […]

HOME IN PORTUGAL (part 1): Two brothers and their families share stories of leaving war-torn Syria

HOME IN PORTUGAL (part 1): Two brothers and their families share stories of leaving war-torn Syria

HOME IN PORTUGAL (part 1): Two brothers and their families share powerful stories of leaving war-torn Syria Note: This is the first in a three-day series of videos featuring Fuller Center homeowner partner families in Braga, Portugal. They will soon be living with other families in a six-unit complex — including two other refugee families […]

New videos highlight project to help refugee families, others in Portugal

New videos highlight project to help refugee families, others in Portugal

New videos highlight project to help refugee families, others in Portugal The Fuller Center for Housing of Portugal has become a popular destination for Fuller Center Global Builders teams in its first year since transitioning from another housing nonprofit, and those volunteers could not come at a better time as the team in Portugal is […]

PHOTO GALLERY: Portugal welcomes Linda Fuller, First Lady of Affordable Housing

PHOTO GALLERY: Portugal welcomes Linda Fuller, First Lady of Affordable Housing

PHOTO GALLERY: Portugal welcomes Linda Fuller, First Lady of Affordable Housing While on a European trip with daughter Faith, Fuller Center co-founder Linda Fuller — The First Lady of Affordable Housing — paid a visit to The Fuller Center for Housing’s newest international building partner in Braga, Portugal. She was welcomed by The Fuller Center […]

First Fuller Center project in Portugal helps senior age in place with comfort and safety

First Fuller Center project in Portugal helps senior age in place with comfort and safety

First completed Fuller Center project in Portugal helps senior age in place with comfort and safety Valbom S. Pedro, PORTUGAL — Daciano Lisboa, 70, has never really had a simple, decent place to live. Single with no children, he had been living in a two-room home that had only a kitchen and a bedroom — […]

Global Builders’ recent work in Portugal includes efforts to help Ukrainian refugees

Global Builders’ recent work in Portugal includes efforts to help Ukrainian refugees

Global Builders’ recent work in Portugal includes efforts to help Ukrainian refugees Tom Ware was kind enough to share his blog posts and photos from a recent Fuller Center Global Builders trip to Portugal. Among other insights, he writes about how some of their volunteer work will help Ukrainian refugees have decent places to live. […]