Tag: tallahassee

50 college students, 5 different communities and 1 amazing spring break

50 college students, 5 different communities and 1 amazing spring break

For the second straight year, a huge team of Wittenberg University students on spring break drove to the Southeast last week — not to hit the beaches but to hit nails … a whole lot of nails. Fifty came from the Springfield, Ohio, school for alternative spring breaks last week — driving hundreds of miles […]

Local control, decision-making key part of our grass-roots ministry’s success

Local control, decision-making key part of our grass-roots ministry’s success

(This is part of regular series of blog posts related to The Fuller Center’s #MoreSmilesFewerShacks 2016 year-end campaign.) The Fuller Center for Housing has seen an influx of new covenant partners over the past couple of years, especially from groups that formerly had been associated with other housing nonprofits. Reasons they often cite for joining […]

WFSU report: Fraternities, faith communities team up for project in Tallahassee

WFSU report: Fraternities, faith communities team up for project in Tallahassee

It’s not often that Fuller Center for Housing covenant partners work in mobile home parks, but the Maryland Crossing subdivision of 48 mobile home units is a worthy exception. The Tallahassee community is a ministry of Good News Outreach and serves as a sort of refuge for single-parent families who earn 25 percent or less […]

WCTV reports on Wittenberg students’ spring break work in Tallahassee

WCTV reports on Wittenberg students’ spring break work in Tallahassee

Ten students from Wittenberg University have been working this week with The Fuller Center for Housing of Tallahassee, Florida, during their spring break. WCTV caught up with the students to find out what they are doing for the community and why they’ve chosen to spend their spring break serving others. See the report from WCTV […]