Tagged: Build

Women Build 2016 volunteers raise over $90,000

That’s a wrap, folks – Women Build 2016 is complete!  We had women from all walks of life come out during the Fall this year and support their community through hard work and tireless fundraising. With that said, we are happy to announce that Women Build 16′ has raised over $90,000! Without the effort of… Read more »


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 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 »


Recruiting Volunteer Crew Leaders for upcoming Build Season

What’s a Volunteer Crew Leader? Crew Leaders are an important part of Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia. They help Construction Staff in leading volunteers to perform specific construction tasks on site. Volunteer Crew Leaders are individuals who have more home building skills than the typical build-site volunteer, which allows them to assist in teaching and supervising (potentially)… Read more »