Scotiabank Bluenose Marathon – Charity Challenge

Last year, Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia and it’s running team entered the Bluenose Marathon and raised over $16,000 in support of affordable homeownership in our community.  This year we are aiming even higher, but we need your help! We are currently looking for interested runners to participate in this year’s Charity Challenge – no running… Read more »


Habitat NS Makes Homeownership a Reality for Another Family in East Preston

  Habitat NS dedicated its second new home on Upper Governor Street today in East Preston, fulfilling the long-held dream of a mother and her two young daughters.  The Honourable Keith Colwell, Minister of Housing and MLA for Preston-Dartmouth, presented the Williams family of three with their key on behalf of Title Home Sponsor Housing Nova… Read more »


Partner Family Selected for Oxford Project Development

Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia and the Oxford Project have officially selected it’s latest partner family for the build on Little River Road which is already under construction.  The Fortune family consists of Heidi Fortune and her two children; Isaiah (10) and Jayla (6). Fundraising for the 10-home development in Oxford has been underway for the past… Read more »


Habitat NS Oxford Project – Build Update

UPDATE  The construction of the Habitat home on Little River Road is progressing very well. Volunteers and community supporters in the area have been working long and hard on the beginning stages of the insulation process of the home; including laying the vapor barrier layer in the basement area. Considering all Habitat homes meet the standards… Read more »



Bright Future Ahead for Habitat Oxford

Hey friends! Check out this recent story by Christopher Gooding of the Amherst News. It is a very good article on the new Habitat development in Oxford, Nova Scotia and what it means for them as a community. http://www.cumberlandnewsnow.com/News/Local/2016-01-12/article-4401442/Oxford-making-each-year-better-than-last/1 Jump to our Habitat NS Oxford project page to stay up to date and/or get involved!



Delta Halifax & Habitat NS Raise A Little Hellp 2015

Delta Halifax yet again was successful in hosting the 7th annual Raise A Little Hellp fundraiser last night – a yearly event which helps support Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia’s homeownership program. This year, Delta Halifax raised $53,000 to help improve affordable living in our community; giving low-income, hard working families of Habitat the support they need for adequate… Read more »


Partner Family Selected for Whitney Pier Build Next Year

Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia and the Cape Breton Chapter have officially selected it’s latest partner family for the build in the Whitney Pier area which is expected to begin next year. The McLean family consists of the parents Jason, Ann and their four children; Jocelyn (11) and triplets Angelina, Dallas and Chelsea who are all… Read more »


ReToy for Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia

ReToy for Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia

This year, Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia and the ReStore in Burnside are gearing up for a brand-new Christmas event – ReToy for Habitat for Humanity Nova Scotia! We will be asking supporters of Habitat to gather and donate gently-used toys to the ReStore for resale on Saturday, November 7th in support of homeownership in… Read more »