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October 04, 2020

Housing is a human right - World Habitat Day 2020

The urgency of having safe and affordable housing has been brought to the forefront this year by the global pandemic, which has devastated the lives of millions worldwide. Today is World Habitat Day, an opportunity for us to raise awareness about the…
September 16, 2020

Owner of hardware store that closed donates product to Habitat ReStore

Hicks Lumber was a small local hardware store that opened its doors in 1946, but was finding it hard to compete with the big box stores so they had to make the tough decision to close its doors, and when the time came our Habitat for Humanity ReStore…
September 10, 2020

Growing a stache for a good cause

Last year Nathan Morrissette wore his pyjamas to work to raise funds for Habitat Niagara’s home building program, this year he was challenged to grow his moustache for donations. “I had a blast a few years ago when I was able to participate…
September 10, 2020

Habitat homeowners recover after house fire

It has been three years since Habitat homeowner’s, Juan and Luz’s home went up in flames. Juan, Luz and their three children had just moved into their new Habitat home in Welland at the beginning of July 2017 and on Labour Day weekend the…
September 09, 2020

Volunteer recognized for contributions in 2019

Volunteers are an integral part of Habitat for Humanity’s mission. Without their support and dedication, affordable homeownership would remain a dream for many families in need of decent and affordable housing. At Habitat for Humanity we recognize…