50/50 Raffle & Spirit Raffle Winning Tickets

Thank you for supporting Habitat for Humanity Edmonton. 50/50 Raffle Ticket #: C-16784 Order #: C77976 Spirit Raffle First Prize: Ticket #: A-1014 Order #: 8ABE00 Second Prize: Ticket #: A-1008 Order #: AFF5B4 Third Prize: Ticket #: A-1008 Order #: AFF5B4

What is Habitat for Humanity Edmonton?

Habitat Edmonton is a charity that provides families with a hand-up into affordable homeownership. We provide many families with a fresh start and promising future through the Habitat program, and […]

Supporter Appreciation Event Highlights

Habitat for Humanity Edmonton has been transforming lives since 1991, and we’ve seen many parents and children build strength, stability, and independence thanks to the incredible dedication of all our […]

Building Independence

In my last two blog posts, I raised the question of what it means to build strength, stability, and independence through affordable home ownership – focusing on strength and stability, […]

New beginnings with Gemina and Jancis

Gemina is a hard-working mother who has put everything into giving her fifteen-year-old daughter Jancis a better life. This spring they will be moving into their new Habitat home. But […]

Getahun and Ergo’s homeownership journey

Eleven years. That’s how long Getahun, Ergo, and their 15-year old daughter and 13-year old son have been living in their Habitat home. Although they received the keys to their […]

Building Stability

“Having this home means that we are creating stable roots, we are working towards actually owning something, and it’s one less thing for my mom to worry about.” ~ Hailey […]

A new world opens up for Karen and her family

Karen’s Habitat journey began in the office of the subsidized housing complex where she lived with her two young children. As she glanced around the office, a poster pinned on […]

Giving back with Sandi

Volunteers are a vital part of Habitat for Humanity Edmonton, and without these dedicated individuals it wouldn’t be possible for Habitat to help families in our community. Sandi is a […]

Engineering that tugs at the heartstrings

Paul, a semi-retired mechanical engineer, has been volunteering with the Habitat Edmonton for over 7 years. Because of his dedication to our mission, Paul transitioned from volunteering with the construction […]

Building Strength

If you’ve been around Habitat for Humanity for any length of time, you’ve likely heard that Habitat helps families build strength, stability, and independence through affordable home ownership. I want […]

Volunteer Spotlight – Soobin

Many volunteers have told us that volunteering with Habitat Edmonton is like joining a big, welcoming family. Soobin, a University of Alberta Psychology student, has been a valued ReStore volunteer […]

Donor Spotlight – Jason Stewart

Having spent 10 years with Evergreen Co-op, Jason Stewart has been a long-time supporter and donor to Habitat for Humanity through Federated Co-operatives Limited and Sherwin-Williams’ “Communities in Colour” program […]

Donor Story – Evergreen Co-op

Having spent 10 years with Evergreen Co-op as the Rocky Mountain House Hardware Manager, Jason Stewart has been a long-time supporter and donor to Habitat for Humanity through Federated Co-operatives […]

At home in Cold Lake

Jymboy, Jennifer and their two children (ages 14 and 9) were living happily in Cold Lake. However, try as they might, they were unable to afford home ownership. Living in […]

The Meaning of Home Contest

Do you have a child or student who is passionate about giving back to their community? Habitat for Humanity wants to hear from them! The Meaning of Home contest, which […]

Loretta’s story

Loretta’s home ownership journey began three years ago while living in Metis Urban Housing with her four children. Following a quick referral process from Metis Urban Housing and encouragement from […]

Amy’s fresh start

Amy’s home ownership journey started as she spoke to a Habitat Edmonton representative on the phone as she was cleaning a fire engine at the fire hall in Edson, Alberta, […]

A mother’s love

Hello, my name is Stephanie. My daughter and I have been living in a home we bought through Habitat for over eight years now. Before I approached Habitat, I was […]

Cindy – resilience personified

My name is Cindy and I have been a partner family for 6 years and even though you are not helping build my dream you are helping to build another […]

New beginnings in Slave Lake

Blessing and Florence have been homeowners since May 2019. After seeing a Habitat Edmonton newspaper ad back in 2018, Blessing and Florence became our fourth homeowners in Slave Lake. When describing their […]