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Part Time Driver and Part Time Driver Assistant

Jun 3, 2020 |

Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph is seeking Part Time Driver and Part Time Driver Assistant to serve our Fergus and Guelph ReStores, connecting our communities with donation pickup service. The ReStore is a retail business selling new and gently used building supplies, furniture, home decor items, appliances, kitchen cabinets, and antiques. Our ReStores are … Continue reading Part Time Driver and Part Time Driver Assistant

Melchor, Mutya, Matthew and Liam

Jun 2, 2020 |

Melchor and Mutya dreamed about owning a house. They were renting a basement apartment that lacked appropriate ventilation. Their youngest son, Liam, had developed asthma. The Habitat for Humanity application process seemed relatively easy, but they were concerned about completing the 500 volunteer hours of ‘sweat equity’ that Habitat homeowners are required to contribute. “The … Continue reading Melchor, Mutya, Matthew and Liam

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