Opening doors for Fartun and her children

Fartun and her children moved into their Habitat home in December 2021, and over the past year, home ownership has transformed their life. Before Habitat, Fartun and her children lived […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Paul

Paul is a talented and dedicated volunteer who has supported Habitat Edmonton in many ways throughout the years. Paul began his journey with Habitat over five years ago while volunteering […]

Angela’s Story

Before Habitat, Angela and her son, Cobus, lived in an apartment building where they did not feel safe. Although Angela had two jobs and worked hard to save money, she […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Tracey and Farrah

Meet Tracey and Farrah, ReStore’s talented Staging Volunteers. Although the two began volunteering at ReStore a short three months ago, they have already had a huge impact. This skilled duo […]

Affordable Housing Survey

Habitat Canada’s Affordable Housing Survey reveals Canadians’ attitudes towards the affordable housing crisis in Canada. This survey sheds light on the growing barriers to housing and homeownership, as well as […]

Grande Prairie ReStore Closed Indefinitely

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Grande Prairie ReStore is closed indefinitely. We thank our donors, volunteers, and supporters in Grande Prairie for their support, and we apologize for any inconvenience.

Volunteer Spotlight: Donna

Donna Pryor is one of the smiling faces you’ll see when walking into the Habitat Edmonton office. With a great skill set and a passion for Habitat’s charitable work, Donna […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Max

Max Vandersteen has been a valued member of Habitat’s volunteer team for over 15 years. In 2006, Max participated in his first Global Village program, and hasn’t stopped volunteering since. […]

Nima’s Homeownership Story

When Nima moved to Edmonton, she found herself living in a small two-bedroom apartment with her mother and son. Although life was difficult, she worked hard to give her mother […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Hank

Hank has volunteered with Habitat for Humanity for over 30 years. Although he began his work with Habitat in Winnipeg, Hank quickly became a valued member of the Habitat for […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]