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Dec 01, 2014, 16:38 ET

Habitat for Humanity Canada partners with the AIR MILES Reward Program to kick off the giving season

AIR MILES now offers Collectors the ability to earn reward miles on donations TORONTO, Dec. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - This year, Habitat for Humanity Canada...

Nov 17, 2014, 09:30 ET

Double Your Donation with Habitat for Humanity Canada and Dulux this Holiday Season

GiftBuilder catalogue and Dulux 2:1 matching to build homes for families in need across Canada TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Habitat for...

Oct 14, 2014, 12:01 ET

Habitat for Humanity Canada Board appoints Mark Rodgers as President and CEO

New leader earmarks the renewal of 5-year federation strategic plan as top priority and pledges to advance total number of families served by...

Oct 06, 2014, 09:00 ET

Habitat For Humanity Canada making significant strides to expand affordable homeownership to aboriginal families in need

Organization announces first project on First Nation reserve, celebrates 100th Aboriginal family served on World Habitat Day TORONTO, Oct. 6, 2014...

Aug 06, 2013, 14:00 ET

Nationwide Hammer Tour kicks off, building affordable Habitat for Humanity homes to impact youth

TORONTO, Aug. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, The Home Depot Canada Foundation kicked-off its nationwide Hammer Tour with its first stop in Winnipeg,...

Jun 03, 2013, 07:00 ET

Habitat homeownership improves health and happiness of families, children more confident and get better grades

CMHC survey of Habitat for Humanity families shows affordable homeownership an effective tool for economic and social advancement TORONTO,...

Mar 21, 2013, 19:13 ET

Habitat For Humanity Canada celebrates Harper Government's focus on affordable housing, apprenticeships

TORONTO, March 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Habitat for Humanity Canada applauds the Harper government's renewal of the Investment in Affordable Housing and...

Oct 01, 2012, 09:00 ET

Habitat for Humanity Canada and The MasterCard Foundation partner to expand access to housing microfinance in Africa

Initiative will focus on Ghana, Kenya, and Uganda and impact an estimated 17,000 households ACCRA, Ghana, Oct. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Habitat for...

Oct 01, 2012, 07:07 ET

Affordable Housing a Growing But Invisible Problem: World Habitat Day Survey

TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Today, on World Habitat Day, Habitat for Humanity Canada's National Leadership Council released survey results...

Sep 10, 2012, 09:00 ET

Milestone Habitat for Humanity project touted first of many on First Nations land

WHITEHORSE, YT, Sept. 10, 2012 /CNW/ - Today, Habitat for Humanity, the Champagne and Aishihik First Nations, and representatives from the...

May 11, 2012, 08:00 ET

Habitat for Humanity Canada recognizes green building excellence

~2012 Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life National Award winner announced at Habitat for Humanity Canada AGM ~ REGINA, May 11, 2012...

Apr 02, 2012, 13:40 ET

Habitat for Humanity affiliates across Canada to collect 690 million pennies to help build 69 more homes this year

TORONTO, April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Habitat for Humanity is collecting pennies from across Canada to fund the building of 69 more Habitat homes...