This organization is well established in the City of Toronto. Habitat for Humanity Toronto Inc. is a non-profit, non-government, charitable organization dedicated to improving the lives of economically disadvantaged persons through home ownership and to the belief that decent, affordable housing is a basic human need.
It is their mission to eliminate poverty housing in Metropolitan Toronto in partnership with volunteers, donors, sponsors and the homeowners themselves.
If you are looking for a worthy cause to donate your time, efforts or charitable donations to then this is the one you have been looking for. Habitat for Humanity is always looking for help in many forms.
Volunteers: are always needed and information concerning helping to build homes (you do not need to be experienced in these skills), being on committee's, etc., please see "Building Volunteers" This page provides all the information you could possibly need to get yourself on their list of volunteers.
Donations: If you cannot donate time to help build or sit on one of many committee's for Habitat for Humanity there is always the avenue of donations. All donations are tax deductable and to see where your funds go and for information on where to send your donations please view "Cash Donations".
Sponsors: If you own a company and would like to participate in being a sponsor of this wonderful program please see: "Corporate Sponsors" for more information.
Gifts in Kind: Gifts in kind includes building materials, office supplies, etc. All needed to keep this organization up and running and homes being built. For more information on this kind of donation please see: "Gifts in Kind".
Reuse/Recycle: is the donation of in-kind goods from homes that are being renovated or destroyed. Home owners/contractors willing to donate their re-usable building materials can contact Habitat for Humanity and they'll send in a team of volunteers who can safely extract the material for future sale in their Habitat ReStore. For more information on this terrific way to help and even save yourself time and money see: "Salvage".
Please take the time to visit their website at "Habitat for Humanity Toronto Inc." and if possible, add them to your list of charitable organizations that you give to in some way each year.
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