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Carter Work Project announcement in the news!

On October 3, Habitat for Humanity Canada officially announced that the 34th Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project is coming to Canada in 2017!

Habitat for Humanity Edmonton held a media conference and Habitat for Humanity Manitoba, who will also be hosting former US President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn in Winnipeg, released news that the Carter Work Project will be coming July 9-14, 2017.

Here are some links to media coverage of the announcement:

Carter to return to city next year and Modest man here to work not back in media glow - Winnipeg Free Press

Habitat for Humanity, Jimmy Carter team up to build 75 homes in Edmonton area - CBC News Edmonton

Alberta government partners with Habitat for Humanity, former US president on new project - Global News

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter giving boost to Habitat for Humanity Regina - CBC News

Habitat for Humanity Receives Government Funding - 24hrs Vancouver


If you have a media inquiry, please click here to contact Habitat for Humanity Canada’s Communications team.

Click on the links below to download any of the October 3 official announcement materials:

Habitat Canada’s October 3, 2016 Media Release

34th Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project Backgrounder/FAQ


Former US President Jimmy Carter Video Announcement   PM Justin Trudeau Makes Big Announcement for Habitat's Celebration of Canada's 150th




Habitat for Humanity Canada’s Mark Rodgers Announcement   Passing the Hammer. A time-honoured tradition as, the hammer is passed on to the next Habitat who will be hosting the Carters.




Canada’s President and CEO, Mark Rodgers at the August 2016 Carter Work Project build in Memphis, Tennessee.

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