Help us win $20,000! We are still building for families in our community. A donation at this time makes a big difference, whether a one-time gift or a monthly commitment. This June, every dollar donated to Habitat WDG through the CanadaHelps online platform gives us the chance to win $20,000. Please consider donating to help … Continue reading Great Canadian Giving Challenge
Recently, we decided to temporarily shut down our three ReStores in order to help keep our community safe due to COVID-19. However, we are proud to share that the ReStore team has been busy making the in-store experience safe and enjoyable for you, our shoppers, donors, and volunteers. Visit us in-store or on Facebook to … Continue reading Our ReStores are safely reopening to serve you
During the last few months, we have been continuing to work on the build site, being careful to follow official directions from our government bodies and public health agencies. Although it was decided that volunteers would not participate on site during the pandemic for their health and the health of the community, they have been … Continue reading Cityview Village is almost complete!
celebrating their first year in their new home Dear friends, Since Day 1, it has felt so awesome to be at Cityview Village. Every day is a surprise day. I couldn’t be more thankful for how far me and André have gone. I feel the sense of achievement. I feel safe and contented. We have a … Continue reading An update from Elizabeth and André
John – 1,412 hours and counting at the Fergus ReStore, since July 2018 John works at the ReStore 6 hours a day, 5 days a week, and is our number one ‘product cleaner’. John is a huge asset to us, and has been a key factor in our success from Day One! John always has … Continue reading volunteer spotlight on John
Greg – 192 hours and counting at the Guelph ReStore, since November 2018 When Greg began his volunteer work, he connected to the mission right away. Greg quickly became a respected and valued member of the team. He bonded with other salvage crew members easily, sharing his infectious smile with everyone! What made you first … Continue reading Volunteer spotlight on Greg
Hugh – 279 hours and counting at the Orangeville ReStore, since June 2018 Hugh volunteers several times a week. He is amazing at organizing and helping us maintain a clean and organized store, which is such a vital job. He is a fast mover and always on the go. Hugh comes in with his own … Continue reading volunteer spotlight on Hugh
Interview with Jenny Hughes, Chair, Family Services Committee, with Rogers tv’s Jan Hamilton about the impact of the pandemic on Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph.
An update from our CEO: Keeping you informed Dear friends, In light of recent developments regarding COVID-19, Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph has decided to temporarily close our three ReStore locations. We have also halted all planned Build Day activity on our Cityview Village build site. As a charitable organization, we depend our ReStore … Continue reading An update from our CEO: keeping you informed
Affordable housing dollars to start flowing soon, says new minister of Families, Children and Social Development Canadians expect all parties to work together to combat issues like chronic homelessness and a shortage of affordable housing, said the federal government’s new minister of Families, Children and Social Development during a trip to Guelph Monday.