Topic: Announcements

Habitat NS launches inaugural “ManUp” program

Earlier in the year, we challenged a group of men in our community to raise $25,000 for the Drysdale Community Development  and encouraged them to “ManUp” to help build a home – the result was nothing short of a success for the first year program. The energy, drive and support of these men made this possible and we would like… Read more »


Habitat NS celebrates 2015 successes at Annual General Meeting

Last night Habitat Nova Scotia opened up the ReStore to supporters of the organization to celebrate the 2015 Annual General Meeting.  Volunteers, Staff and Members of the Board of Directors joined together to acknowledge both the successes of the past year and those individuals who contributed selflessly to improving homeownership in their community. Many were impressed to hear Habitat Nova Scotia… Read more »


Swiffer helping celebrate 25 years of Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore

$1 being donated with every transaction at Habitat’s ReStores until the end of month Swiffer is helping mark the 25th anniversary of Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore by donating $1 for every ReStore transaction from October 17 to October 31, helping more families build strength, stability and self-reliance through affordable homeownership. Nova Scotia is now home… Read more »


Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia Opens Second ReStore

With a goal of increasing their capacity to build more affordable homes for provincial families, Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia celebrated the grand opening of its second ReStore at 127 Chain Lake Drive in Bayer’s Lake. The ReStore officially celebrated its grand opening today at 11:00am, with Deputy Mayor Matt Whitman alongside volunteers, supporters, customers… Read more »


Matt Andersen among artists announced to play Raise a Little Hellp – June 23

Buy Tickets  Matt Andersen, Dennis Ellsworth, Catherine MacLellan, and Jenn Grant will all be taking the stage for the eighth annual Raise A Little Hellp event on June 23rd. Delta Barrington & Delta Halifax have once again come through with amazing entertainment for their annual fundraiser, Raise A Little Hellp, proceeds from which support Habitat… Read more »


Delta Halifax ‘Raises A Little Hellp’ for Habitat NS

All good things must eventually come to an end. The annual Raise a Little Hellp event in support of Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia was a fundraising evening unlike any other in Halifax. It was a fantastic night of live performances from some of the Maritime’s top artists, incredible food displays and an auction with… Read more »


Successful Blitz Build in Oxford with MHAAC

On Tuesday, September 20, the Habitat for Humanity NS Oxford Project welcomed more than 45 members from the Manufactured Housing Association of Atlantic Canada (MHAAC) to the build site on Little River Road to kickoff the Blitz Build: a high-energy day where the volunteers from MHAAC and their supporters came together to take the second home in… Read more »


Habitat Cape Breton begins home build in Whitney Pier – volunteers needed

As of Tuesday, July 26th, Habitat for Humanity Cape Breton Chapter has officially started building the home on 39 Breton St., in Whitney Pier. With construction crews on-site, the Cape Breton Chapter of Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia has now shifted their focus from planning to getting volunteers onsite to help build the home. We are… Read more »



Christina Martin & Local Artists perform in support of Habitat Oxford

Last night we had several musical talents from the Cumberland County area come out to the Oxford Capitol Theatre and play some tunes in support of the Habitat for Humanity Oxford Project.  From the commanding and charismatic performance of the internationally-acclaimed singer, Christina Martin, to Mark Stevens and Co. bringing in the blues, all the way… Read more »