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Family & Property Lead

Jun 11, 2021 |

Position Title: Family & Property LeadReporting to: Chief Executive Officer At Habitat for Humanity Guelph Wellington (HFHGW) we believe that a better future starts at home, but it doesn’t stop there. With each new build project we undertake, we hope to provide a solid foundation for families, seniors, those with disabilities and others of need, … Continue reading Family & Property Lead

Habitat for Humanity hopes to take lead on IMICO redevelopment

Jan 18, 2021 |

The local Habitat for Humanity president says he hopes the agency can take a leadership role to redevelop the former IMICO site in The Ward, just days after the city announced a three-way deal between the city, Habitat and a developer had fallen through. – …

2020 Virtual Key Ceremony

Dec 15, 2020 |

Our first Virtual Key Ceremony, celebrating the completion of Cityview Village and the many families that have made this community their home.

Cityview Village

Dec 1, 2020 |

December 2020: We celebrated the completion of Cityview Village and the families who now live there. Please view our Virtual Key Ceremony video. September/October/November 2020: The grass on our community area is growing, the pavement and parking spots are done, and so much work is going on inside on the finishing touches, including appliance installation, … Continue reading Cityview Village

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.