29 Aug
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Habitat for Humanity GTA Achieves Great Place to Work® Certification
Category: Awards, News
We’re excited to announce that Habitat for Humanity GTA (Habitat GTA) has officially been certified as a Great Place to Work®. This milestone is the outcome of a rigorous evaluatio...
19 Dec
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Saluting our Director of Volunteer Services and our Volunteers
Category: News, Volunteers
We congratulate Habitat for Humanity GTA’s Director of Volunteer Services, Francine Negre Laroche, on becoming a recipient of this year’s June Callwood Outstanding Achievement Awar...
30 May
Richard Sweetman
Coming Soon: The Senior Habitat Mentorship Program
Category: News, Volunteers
We are excited to announce that we will be creating a new program to engage and empower seniors in our community over the next year, while supporting Habitat GTA ReStore volunteers...
20 Dec
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Habitat ReStore Volunteer Lighting the Way in Uxbridge
Category: News, Volunteers
What motivates a person to volunteer? It’s a question we ask everyone who joins the Habitat GTA & Habitat ReStore family. Some people love the idea of being part of a mission t...
17 Sep
Election 2021
Election 2021: Ways to Engage
Category: News
When Canadians cast their ballots on Election Day one of the top issues on their minds will be affordable housing. Since the start of the pandemic, home prices have skyrocketed 38%...
09 Aug
Dalton Road
Dalton Road Welcome Home Ceremony
Category: News
We broke ground at Dalton Road in the spring of 2019—and what a time it’s been since then. We’ve seen the build site close and then open again. We’ve seen our supporters from every...
20 Apr
Brian Riquelme
National Volunteer Week 2021: Meet Brian Riquelme
Category: Donors in Action, News, Volunteers
It’s National Volunteer Week! Now more than ever, the unwavering support of hundreds of volunteers is what truly makes our work possible. Whether you’re swinging a hammer on ...
08 Apr
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485 Normandy: Habitat for Humanity GTA’s new 50-home development
Category: Families First
By Dave Flaherty, on behalf of Habitat for Humanity GTA Habitat for Humanity GTA is settings its sights high for its Normandy project in Oshawa. With the CentreTowne build soon to ...
05 Apr
Volunteers judge national writing contest: Meaning of Home
Category: Events, Volunteers
Volunteering has looked a lot different this past year. Organizations have found new, innovative ways to engage volunteers of all ages to help contribute toward their missions in v...