RV Short Stop: Visit Plains, Georgia, and hear Pres. Jimmy Carter at his Sunday Bible class
I first visited Plains in the summer of 1991 when I started volunteering for Habitat for Humanity in Americus, Ga., about 10 miles north of Plains. It was then that I learned that former Pres. Jimmy Carter would frequently give "Sunday school classes" at the Maranath
Former President Jimmy Carter in my thoughts
With former President Jimmy Carter in the news lately concerning his cancer diagnosis, I have been reflecting on the time I came in contact with him while I was serving as a media relations volunteer with Habitat for Humanity International in Americus, Georgia. Presi
RV Care-A-Vanners working on 25 years building homes with Habitat for Humanity
The hugely successful Habitat for Humanity volunteer program known as RV Care-A-Vanners is approaching 25 years of building homes to help reach Habitat's goal of eliminating poverty housing. If you are looking for a worthy way to fill your time, take a moment to in
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Habitat for Humanity's Global Village Discovery Center, Koinonia Farm -- inspirational stops on RV journey
Americus, Georgia, was one of the primary stops I was looking forward to on this six-month RV trip circumnavigating the U.S.A. Almost 20 years ago I volunteered to work in the Habitat for Humanity's public relations department during its 15th year celebration. It was
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Habitat co-founder Millard Fuller dies -- Sad news for Habitat RV-Care-A-Vanners, world
Millard Fuller, the visionary leader whose ideas and tireless work created Habitat for Humanity, died early on Feb. 3, 2009, following a brief illness. He was 74 According to a news release from Habitat, Mr. Fuller led Habitat from its founding in 1976 until his sepa
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