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Final push to fund Habitat for Humanity’s Cityview project

Sep 18, 2020 |

COVID-related revenue drop leaves agency $350,000 short of goal As construction nears completion on Habitat for Humanity’s Cityview Project, the agency aims to close the financial gap left by COVID-19’s impact. A fundraising drive kicks off on Tuesday with a $350,000 goal.

Interview with Rogers tv’s Jan Hamilton

May 12, 2020 |

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.

April is here: What Habitat WDG is doing now

Apr 2, 2020 |

Dear supporters, We at Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph have been closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and continue to observe recommendations. Our first priority is the continued safety of our employees, volunteers, customers, and donors.   Public health officials continue to advise that social distancing is the most effective strategy to prevent the spread of … Continue reading April is here: What Habitat WDG is doing now

Navigating COVID-19

Mar 16, 2020 |

A message from our CEO: Navigating COVID-19 Dear friends,  In this time of concern, I want to share how much Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph values the well-being of the community of which we are a part. We are monitoring developments around COVID-19. We are taking an active role in ensuring that the health … Continue reading Navigating COVID-19

Tacoma Engineers Inc.

Mar 11, 2020 |

A proud supporter for over ten years! According to Mike Gilles, President of Tacoma Engineers, ” Our concept of housing and engineering are well-aligned with Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph.” From the time Tacoma’s management team decided to make Habitat WDG their charity of choice, their staff were thoroughly engaged. They have enjoyed being … Continue reading Tacoma Engineers Inc.

The Co-operators

Feb 10, 2020 |

The Co-operators have been supporters of Habitat WDG since 2009, but have really increased their impact recently – pledging over $100,000 in the past four years! This exceptional partnership is based on the importance of employee volunteerism – with over 100 volunteers supporting Habitat WDG projects in each year! “As a co-operative, we’re committed to … Continue reading The Co-operators

Affordable housing dollars to flow soon

Jan 7, 2020 |

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.