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Dec 3, 2018

Habitat for Humanity Canada’s unique model of affordable homeownership has helped more than 3300 families build strength, stability and independence. The model is one based on the idea of partnerships, of both personal and community commitment to building

“Many people believe we give away homes,” says Mark...


Nov 26, 2018

Habitat’s corporate donors understand the impact that decent housing has on the communities they work in. Not only do they understand it, and donate – they often want to find a deeper way to give back – a way that also helps engage their employees in the giving as well. With Habitat Canada, that’s a win-win...


Nov 19, 2018

Charlie MacArthur is Senior Vice-President of Assisted Housing at Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). No stranger to Habitat for Humanity Canada, Charlie has not only seen firsthand the impact the Habitat home, he’s also picked up a hammer and joined volunteers in helping build homes. He says Habitat...


Nov 12, 2018

In the newest episode of Habitat Canada’s podcast, we meet Habitat GTA homeowner Karen who was able to move her family out of an area of Toronto rife with gun violence and high crime to a safe, accepting neighbourhood in the city.

We also meet a donor and volunteer who has been giving his time, his expertise, and even...


Nov 5, 2018

An international volunteer initiative, Habitat for Humanity Canada’s Global Village program is driven by thousands of volunteers each year who work hand in hand with Habitat Canada and local Habitat for Humanity organizations around the world to build decent and affordable homes for people in need of housing. It’s...