Habitat Nova Scotia Appoints New CEO

Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia is pleased to announce the appointment of Rick Gant as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Reporting to the Board of Directors, Mr. Gant will champion the charity’s mission of bringing communities together to help families build strength, stability and independence through affordable homeownership. “Rick is an exceptional leader… Read more »





Book to Build in support of Habitat!

Travelling this Summer? From June 23-July 9, participating Choice Hotels across the country will be donating to Habitat for Humanity Canada with every stay. When you stay at a Choice Hotel, you will be helping provide more Canadian families with the strength, stability and independence they need to build a better life for themselves and… Read more »


100 Women Who Care Donates over $10,000 to Habitat

At their eighteenth meeting on June 6, 2017, 100+ Women Who Care Halifax donated over $10,000 to Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia.  The quarterly meeting was held at the Centre for Family Business and Regional Prosperity at Dalhousie University School of Business. “We are motivated and energized by the stories of those we serve –… Read more »



Building Homes, Building Hope – One Essay at a Time!

 10th Anniversary of the Genworth Canada Meaning of Home Contest Genworth Canada is supporting Habitat for Humanity Canada and Habitat Affiliates across the country including Habitat Nova Scotia, in giving families a safe and decent place to live, with the help of students in our local community through the annual Meaning of Home contest. The 10th… Read more »


Support Habitat NS on #GivingTuesday

Join us as we work with the many community-focused organizations across the globe to celebrate the opening of the giving season – #GivingTuesday! After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, get into the giving spirit this Holiday season by supporting affordable housing through Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia this #GivingTuesday. #GivingTuesday is about making real change in our communities and… Read more »


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 »