Tag: VivaCell-MTS

VivaCell-MTS/Fuller Center of Armenia partnership marking 200th home together

VivaCell-MTS/Fuller Center of Armenia partnership marking 200th home together

Since 2008, The Fuller Center for Housing of Armenia has helped about 800 families have simple, decent places to live — many of those families moving out of converted metal shipping containers — called “domiks” — that were intended to be temporary shelters after the 1988 earthquake. A quarter of those families have been helped […]

Nearly 28 years after devastating earthquake, Armenian family finally gets decent home

Nearly 28 years after devastating earthquake, Armenian family finally gets decent home

The devastating earthquakes that struck Armenia on Dec. 7, 1988 — a 6.9-magnitude quake and a 5.8-magnitude tremor, hitting just minutes apart — killed more than 60,000 people and destroyed nearly half a million homes. They also struck at a time of political unrest as Armenians were increasingly at odds with their Soviet overseers as […]

Three more Armenian families get decent homes thanks to support of VivaCell-MTS

Three more Armenian families get decent homes thanks to support of VivaCell-MTS

The Fuller Center’s covenant partner on the ground in Armenia passed the 500-home milestone earlier this year, and a significant portion of the families helped has been the result of its partnership with VivaCell-MTS, the country’s leading mobile communications provider. Over the past five years, 135 families in 10 different regions of the country have […]

VivaCell-MTS funds 100th home in Armenia though partnership with Fuller Center

VivaCell-MTS funds 100th home in Armenia though partnership with Fuller Center

Armenia’s leading telecommunications provider — VivaCell-MTS — has taken a keen interest in the work of The Fuller Center for Housing Armenia over the years, often sending teams of its workers and leaders to volunteer alongside families building safe homes in Armenia. It also has become Fuller Center Armenia’s No. 1 source of funding. This […]

VivaCell-MTS celebrates housewarmings with 3 more families in Armenian border village

VivaCell-MTS celebrates housewarmings with 3 more families in Armenian border village

VivaCell-MTS has been a tremendous partner for The Fuller Center’s work in Armenia through the years and has been a particularly important ally as The Fuller Center strives to help families in the village of Khachik on the historically tense border with Azerbaijan. Armenia’s leading telecommunications provider has helped 13 families reconstruct or renovate homes […]