For the families who partner with Habitat for Humanity, homeownership is “a hand up, not a hand out.” Recently, I had the opportunity to put that message into practice on my first Habitat build, volunteering along with 40 other staff from the Habitat for Humanity Canada national office.
For one day, I swapped typing at the computer for work boots and a drill. I put in a little “sweat equity” of my own volunteering on a 13-unit build in Burlington, currently under construction by Habitat for Humanity Halton-Mississauga.
Habitat for Humanity Canada and its
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