Over the years, we've had lots of great questions come in from participants - from what to bring, to what's for lunch, to what kind of construction work is available - so we've rounded up the most frequently asked questions to help you know exactly what to expect!Read More
On the bitter side, there’s the weather (obviously), but on the sweet side, there’s the chance to look back and reflect on some pretty remarkable moments over the year.Read More
"What an amazing day! Such a great opportunity to bond with the other women at work outside of the office setting! Thank you for letting us be part of this".
- WOmen Build Participant
Between May 4th and May 27th, more than 200 local women came together for seven build days. Along with fundraising and building Habitat homes in the neighbourhood of Pineridge, participants engaged with their coworkers and friends in a meaningful way, building lasting impact in the community.
Here are some highlights to celebrate the participants, the fundraising efforts, and their impact:Read More
"Women build is so important because it is women helping women achieve the dream we all want.”
"I build because it is the epitome of a community coming together for one purpose and serving a greater cause."
susan, future habitat for humanity homeowner
Life is full of dreams and desires waiting to be fulfilled, as well as many hardships to overcome. Some people enjoy going through these processes, and all the ups and downs, whereas others can only find joy when the trials are over!
I can identify with all ends of the spectrum, but through my own journey, I’ve come to realize that contentment comes with being at peace and recognizing that each day is a gift. Opportunities are endless.
I’m a big proponent of never giving up hope and of stepping out and trying something new - you never know what’s waiting on the other side!Read More
"#IBuildBecause stable housing is one of our basic needs without which we cannot meet our other needs."
Sheri Bruneau, 2017 Women Build FundraiserRead More
“#IBuildBecause as a mother I can’t imagine not having affordable, safe housing for my children.”
Alanna Maria, 2017 women build fundraiser.Read More