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
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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
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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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