What is a Habitat Build Day?
This one-of-a-kind employee engagement opportunity offers your company the chance to invest in your employees while making a real difference in the lives of hard-working families and the communities in which they live. Your team members will come together on a Habitat for Humanity Greater Toronto Area build site, roll up their sleeves and work to support families to build strength, stability and self-reliance through home ownership.
Habitat’s team building opportunity is an experience like no other. Participants of all skill levels and abilities are welcome – no construction experience required! Your team members will learn useful skills as they work side by side in a safe environment under the leadership of experienced Habitat GTA crew leaders. You will have fun; connect with your colleagues in a truly meaningful way, leaving the build site proud of your accomplishments, your colleagues, and your organization.
An investment in our builds is an investment in your team members, your community, and your corporate brand.
- Give your employees a unique team-building experience
- Provide a fun, interactive way to give back to the community
- Cultivate an energetic and unified workforce
- Enhance your company’s brand by being able to showcase your involvement
Are you looking to double or triple your impact to Habitat for Humanity GTA?
It’s easy. Many companies have a matching gift program and you can personally increase your support and help us put more families into homes. Sixty-five percent of Fortune 500 companies match employee donations. To get started, talk to your HR or Accounting team today.
how it works
Our Habitat Build Day is ideal for corporate teams who are looking to give back to the community in a meaningful way, while learning new skills. No construction experience or gear required! We take care of it all, from registration to tool belts. We build year-round in the GTA. Our build sites can accommodate teams of 5 to 50 people with customizable programs to meet your corporate employee engagement and team building objectives. Participants get the opportunity to work in collaborative groups to complete building tasks and accomplish something meaningful for their community. For more information on participation fees and availability please fill out our online form or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Your team’s safety is our first priority. Our Habitat GTA staff and volunteers will ensure that you are safe throughout the day. All participants are suited up with safety gear, trained and coached through a variety of construction tasks, while having fun. Learn about on-site safety requirements.
Contact us today to learn more about how your company can make a huge impact on the lives of children!