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GALLERY: Young volunteers build walls for upcoming Legacy Build’s milestone home

GALLERY: Young volunteers build walls for upcoming Legacy Build’s milestone home

Young volunteers energize wall build for upcoming Legacy Build’s milestone home WEST POINT, Georgia — The slabs are poured and now both sets of walls have been assembled for the two homes going up Oct. 9-14 at the 2022 Millard Fuller Legacy Build in Lanett, Alabama — Millard Fuller’s hometown. A total of 96 students […]

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: La’Trisha Finley — “A whole house full of joy”

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: La’Trisha Finley — “A whole house full of joy”

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: La’Trisha Finley — “A whole house full of joy” WEST POINT, Georgia — La’Trisha Finley is one of two homeowner partners who partnered with The Fuller Center to build new homes at the 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build hosted by the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project. The weeklong build just might have […]

Bicycle Adventure friends help tie up loose ends after Legacy Build in West Point

Bicycle Adventure friends help tie up loose ends after Legacy Build in West Point

Bicycle Adventure friends help tie up loose ends after Legacy Build in West Point WEST POINT, Georgia — Regulars on Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure rides are used to having a few days when they hop off their bikes and have build days with Fuller Center covenant partners. While the Adventure is primarily about raising awareness […]

Millard Fuller Legacy Build in West Point a testament to faith and perseverance

Millard Fuller Legacy Build in West Point a testament to faith and perseverance

Photo: Doug Stephens with a very happy new homeowner, Rita Rowland Millard Fuller Legacy Build in West Point a testament to faith and perseverance WEST POINT, Georgia — It was only fitting after four days of working in torrential downpours with gray skies above and deep orange mud below that the two newest Fuller Center […]

Army veteran to finally get home of her own — in memory of Bob Crowley

Army veteran to finally get home of her own — in memory of Bob Crowley

Photo: Army veteran Rita Rowland works through the rain on what will soon be her new home. Army veteran to finally get home of her own — in memory of Bob Crowley WEST POINT, Georgia — The rain has simply been unrelenting at this week’s Millard Fuller Legacy Build hosted by the Chattahoochee Fuller Center […]

Birkenbergers’ sister act a familiar sight at Millard Fuller Legacy Builds

Birkenbergers’ sister act a familiar sight at Millard Fuller Legacy Builds

Photo: Sisters Lori (left) and Lisa Birkenberger Birkenbergers’ sister act a familiar sight at Millard Fuller Legacy Builds WEST POINT, Georgia — Most of the volunteers at Millard Fuller Legacy Builds through the years have spent plenty of time on the build site with family members — parents, children, siblings, etc. Lisa Birkenberger of Alpharetta, […]

Putting faith into action a passion for these Pennsylvania volunteers and their church

Putting faith into action a passion for these Pennsylvania volunteers and their church

Photo: Some of the 17-member group from Pennsylvania’s Bunkertown Brethren Church take shelter from the rain with homeowner partner Rita Rowland Putting faith into action a passion for these Pennsylvania volunteers and their church WEST POINT, Georgia — When you think of which state might have the most volunteers at the 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy […]

Undeterred volunteers slosh through rainy first day of Legacy Build in West Point, Georgia

Undeterred volunteers slosh through rainy first day of Legacy Build in West Point, Georgia

Undeterred volunteers slosh through rainy first day of Legacy Build in West Point, Georgia WEST POINT, Georgia — If rain is a blessing from God, then volunteers at the 2021 Millard Fuller Legacy Build hosted by the Chattahoochee Fuller Center Project ended the day drenched in blessings. The rain started before sunrise, beginning a pattern […]