Habitat Canada 2016 Annual ReportFor Ken, Habitat meant survival. For Amanda, it meant reconnecting with her family and roots on Tobique First Nation. And for Emamu and Yabunwork, Habitat helped cement them as vital members of their community in Ethiopia.

In 2016, Habitat for Humanity Canada helped build strength, stability and self-reliance for 273 families in Canada and many more through our international work. Read about these families whose lives were changed forever in our latest annual report [digital] [pdf].

2016 by the numbers:

273

additional families began building strength, stability and self-reliance in a Habitat home in 2016 – a 20% increase over the year prior.

3,134

families have accessed a safe and decent home by partnering with Habitat in Canada since 1985.

1,426

volunteers traveled with Global Village Canada to build homes in Canada and abroad in 2016.

100

Habitat for Humanity ReStores in Canada raised funds to support Habitat’s work.

70,000

volunteers rolled up their sleeves to build with Habitat in 2016.

9,800,000

people worldwide have obtained a safer place to sleep at night, along with the strength, stability and independence to build better lives since 1976 through Habitat.

Thank you to everyone who made this possible!

Complete financial statements are also available here.