Message from the CEO

Message from the CEO

Tracy’s story

We bring communities together

Marisa’s story


David and Myriam’s story

Homes4Hope Canada in partnership with Hope & Healing International and Habitat for Humanity

Guatemala – WASH Solutions in San Juan Verapaz


Global Engagement

Malawi – Enhancing Resilience of Flood-Prone Communities in Chikwawa District

Malawi – Empowering Families of People with Disabilities

Building on Success for a Healthier Simon-Pele 

$72.6 Million

Habitat Heartland Ontario – Offline ReStore to Online sales

$35 Million

Habitat Northumberland – Growth of Home Repairs programs


Canada Housing and Mortgage Corporation

Habitat Vancouver Island North – #BidtoBuild online auction


Honouring Anubhav Chaitanya


Habitat Sault Ste. Marie – First accessible home, built in the quickest amount of time!


Our Impact in 2020

Habitat Red Deer – New partnership with local Red Deer Native Friendship Centre



Habitat Mid-Vancouver Island – Increased energy efficiency requirements in their home building!



Habitat GTA – Moved their 12 Habitat ReStores online!


Habitat Regina – Launch of online ReStore


Habitat Greater Ottawa – Steel Toes & Slippers virtual gala


Our Board of Directors


Habitat Hamilton – RePair Rescue pilot program

Local Habitats





Habitat Heartland Ontario – Offline ReStore to Online sales

Faced with losing a vital source of ReStore income during the pandemic, Habitat Heartland quickly pivoted and shifted its Habitat ReStores online. By June 2020, five out of its seven Habitat ReStores were live, helping them to maintain their sales through online shopping. Even when ReStores were able to open to the public again, Habitat Heartland continued to leverage its new online platform, increasing its social media following and continuing to engage the community….

Habitat Northumberland – Growth of Home Repairs programs

By forming partnerships with other local Habitats and a local non-profit to share resources, Habitat Northumberland grew its Home Repairs programs to support financially vulnerable homeowners with much needed roof repairs, furnace upgrades, window and door and accessibility modifications and many more tasks to keep them in their homes. These programs supported 18 families in 2020….

Honouring Anubhav Chaitanya

We would like to honour our friend and Board member Anubhav Chaitanya, who recently passed away after a battle with cancer. He will be greatly missed. In addition to his work in real estate law, Anu supported Habitat’s mission both in Southern Alberta and as part of Habitat Canada’s National Board of Directors. We continue to be inspired by Anu’s passion for helping families in our communities.  …

Habitat Red Deer – New partnership with local Red Deer Native Friendship Centre

Habitat Red Deer’s new partnership with the Red Deer Native Friendship Centre helped to support local Indigenous families during the pandemic, The Friendship Centre identifies families in need through its Aboriginal Intensive Case Management, Homelessness Prevention Support and Rapid Re-housing programs. Habitat Red Deer supported families in crisis by establishing a preferred purchasing program that allowed families to shop for furniture and other essential household items from its local ReStore….