Genworth Meaning Of Home Contest Helps Habitat Build Homes Genworth Canada is proud to report that more than 5000 entries were submitted to The Meaning of Home contest this year, bringing the total number of entries since the contest was launched in 2006 to more than 30,000! The Meaning of Home contest invites grade 4, …

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New Location Coming In January 2016! Join us in the New Year at our NEW Mississauga ReStore, located at 4500 Dixie Road between Eglinton and Eastgate. Staff and volunteers are working hard to renovate the 30,000 square foot retail space, and we’re very excited to show you the results. Keep an eye on our Facebook and Twitter …

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It only takes one drop of water to cause a ripple. And quite often, it only takes the action of one individual to set the course for lasting change in our community through the efforts of those that follow them. Former Chairman of the Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating (CIPH), Mr. Case de Jong, is one such …

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Reliance Heats It Up For Habitat   For many in our community, living in a warm and safe home is a dream that is sometimes out of reach, and even with the mild winter we’ve just had, knowing you can rely on a warm place to live is a comfort we all hope to enjoy. …

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ServiceMaster Builds Strong Foundations for Local Families   Volunteers are the engines of all non profits on their road to success. Their enthusiasm, drive and devotion to the cause are visible in the countless hours they contribute to the overall goals, like Habitat’s dedication to build homes for local hard working families in need. ServiceMaster Restore of …

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Our Most “Epic” Holiday Party Yet   On December 3rd, our staff welcomed over 200 of our construction, administrative and ReStore volunteers to the Holiday Inn in Oakville for our Annual Holiday Volunteer Recognition Party. Amidst the yummy appetizers, the all-you-can-eat candy bar and Epic Holiday Sweater Contest, everyone got a chance to get to …

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Coming To A Theatre Near You   Ah, winter break! Soft twinkle lights, warm hot chocolate, evenings snuggled up next to a warm fire… and screaming kids running all over your house all hopped up on cookies and candy cane sugar. Panic! What can you do? “Kids, lets go see a movie!” The holidays are often …

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Movin’ On Up! It all happened in the blink of an eye. January, February, March… Before we knew it, extra space was non existent, sales were through the roof and it became glaringly obvious that we had officially outgrown the Mississauga location. Fast forward 9 months and here we are, about to embark on one …

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Attention Party People… Oh, that dreaded holiday party every year… You know, the one you try to avoid planning? No one’s ever happy with what you choose, your team always goes way over budget, and let’s face it, trying to book event space is a nightmare! But you know what? This is the year you …

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Come Build With Us! Our crew leaders are essential drivers of our success here at Habitat. They’ve spent countless hours teaching and supervising our construction volunteers so far this year. Thanks to their help, we have made tremendous progress towards achieving our goal of building more homes for hard working families than ever before. But as the seasons change and …

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