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Habitat GO is helping families in Greater Ottawa to build a better life through affordable homeownership.
We partner with working families living in Greater Ottawa to help them build and buy their own decent, affordable home through a unique affordable homeownership solution.
Have you heard the news? Habitat GO is opening its third ReStore this year! The grand opening is scheduled for Saturday, April 7. The store, which is located on Iber Road in Stittsville, will be our largest to date with more than 24,000 square feet. We are currently looking for volunteers who would be interested […]
Family day is just around the corner (literally) and you’re not sure how to plan out the free time. The holiday may be long over, but your wallet still hasn’t fully forgiven you yet. It’s okay – most Canadian families are right there with you. That’s why we’ve put together this list of […]
Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa (Habitat GO) and Wounded Warriors Canada (WWC) have joined forces to help make homeownership a reality for more Canadian veterans in the Ottawa area. The partnership is intended to raise awareness of Habitat GO’s homeownership and volunteer opportunities as well as WWC’s life-changing mental health programs benefiting ill and injured […]
On Thursday, November 23, we were pleased to welcome a volunteer team made up of the wives and girlfriends of the Ottawa Senators, in collaboration with the Sens Foundation. These women chose to lend a hand on the build site as one more way to connect and give back in their community while helping Habitat […]
Friday, November 10 was a very special day as we were joined by Canadian veterans and active duty military members on our latest build in Orleans, as well as Lieutenant-General Honourable Andrew Leslie, the MP for Ottawa Orléans. This was Ottawa’s first-ever Veteran Build Day in part of Habitat GO’s 2017 Military Build program, sponsored […]
Military Build encourages Canadian veterans, active duty military members, and reserve members to give back to their community while helping Habitat GO partner with local low-income families who are building strength, stability and self-reliance through affordable homeownership. Teams of 10 people will be invited to participate in a fun and rewarding “build day,” helping with the construction […]
We have exciting news to share about how you can support more Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa (Habitat GO) families than ever before. EXIT Realty Eastern Ontario, one of our dedicated sponsors, will be matching your donation and DOUBLING its impact until September 15, 2017. Their generous matching gift of up to $20,000 will help more families […]