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Toronto Maple Leafs Help Yousuf Family Score a Life-Changing Goal!

By | January 5th, 2017|Categories: Top Story|

On December 17, the Toronto Maple Leafs hosted a special pre-game Centre Ice Dedication ceremony at the ACC to present the Yousuf family with a commemorative key to their new Habitat home. Alternate Captains Matt Hunwick, Tyler Bozak, Morgan Rielly and Leo Komarov gathered on the ice with the Yousuf family for the key presentation followed [...]

Strengthening Our Commitment to Habitat for Humanity’s Global Mission

By | January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Top Story|

Habitat for Humanity GTA is significantly increasing our commitment to Habitat for Humanity’s global mission and introducing funding for individuals who are volunteering on Global Village and Canada Builds trips. For every home Habitat for Humanity GTA builds this year, we will commit up to $2,000 per home to support Habitat Canada’s Global Village program; of [...]

18 Families Move into their Habitat GTA Homes in Scarborough and Brampton in time for the holidays!

By | December 5th, 2016|Categories: Top Story|

In November, Habitat for Humanity GTA presented 18 more families with the keys to their very own Habitat homes, giving them plenty of time to get moved in and prepared for the holiday season. On November 7, nine families celebrated a new chapter in their lives at our Birchmount Road Home Dedication ceremony in Scarborough surrounded [...]

Affordable Housing Highlighted as Key Issue in Toronto’s Vital Signs 2016 report

By | November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Top Story|

Last month, the Toronto Foundation released its 2016 Vital Signs report, an annual barometer of the city's overall health in terms of jobs, education, the economy and social services.  Habitat GTA was featured in a special report in the Toronto Star that highlighted the city's growing affordable housing shortage as a major trouble spot facing all [...]