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Homeownership

Laura and Shane's Habitat home is helping better their lives

Sky-high hydro bills and mold in their rental home meant getting ahead, and owning a home, were out of reach. But partnering with Habitat has enabled this family to pursue new directions.
Indigenous Partnerships

Making volunteering for Habitat for Humanity a family affair: Stephen

Stephen has volunteered over 640 hours helping build his daughter's Habitat home, and others, on a planned 19-lot development on Neyaashiinigmiing Aboriginal Reserve.
Indigenous Partnerships

Chippewas of Nawash housing project has Canada-wide potential

A housing partnership between the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation, Habitat Grey Bruce and CMHC is so successful it promises to serve as a model for other interested Indigenous communities.
Homeownership

A solid foundation for a stronger future for Steven and his kids

Steven is a single father whose home was built in 2017 as part of the Carter Work Project. Two years later, he shares the impact becoming a Habitat homeowner has had on his family.
Indigenous Partnerships

New year, new start for two families on the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory

The year 2019 will always be a special one for two families in the Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte community. Amy and April moved into their new Habitat homes.
Indigenous Partnerships

Indigenous training and skills-building

Participating on Habitat builds provides Indigenous students of all ages and backgrounds with skills, confidence and work experience that they can apply towards future employment or education.
Volunteers

A quiet couple making a big difference in Hamilton: John and Karen

John and Karen Celeste are big supporters of Habitat for Humanity Hamilton, but don’t try to give this modest retired couple any credit.
Volunteers

Trading an office for a construction site and loving it: Meet Gail

Gail was confident that Habitat for Humanity Regina would harness her can-do spirit and teach her what she needed to know.