Past Builds

Cousineau Key Ceremony

Cousineau Street Build
Thank you to everyone who helped make our four homes at 1277-1281 Cousineau St. in Orleans a reality in 2015-2016. We are incredibly thankful for all of our sponsors, volunteers, donors, tradespeople and suppliers. We celebrated our Partner Families as they became first-time homeowners during the Key
Ceremony in July 2016. Please click here to view photos from the ceremony.

 

Indigenous Build 2015 in Partnership with PCL
Thank you to everyone at PCL Constructors Ottawa district for completing construction on our Indigenous Build on Eve Street in the fall of 2015. The single-family home was purchased by Barb Wolfe and her daughters in October 2015. Please click here to learn more and click here to view all of the photos from the build and our Dedication Ceremony.

Build 2014

Habitat GO successfully completed construction on four homes on Nantes Street in Orleans, beside the site of the 2013 Builds (below). The two semi-detached houses were purchased by four families with a combined 15 children. 

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Special thanks to our Major Sponsors for Build 2014:

Wine Rack
Chase
The Regional Group
Ziebarth Electrical Contractors Ltd.
Crabtree Foundation

Build 2013 

Habitat GO completed three homes on Nantes Street in Orléans in 2013.

Along with celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2013, Habitat GO was proud to build three homes on Nantes Street in Orléans, which included one of the first urban Indigenous Builds in the province. The home was purchased by Ida Kakekagumick who is an Ojibwa-Cree from Northern Ontario with legal custody of her three grandchildren.

The other two homes were purchased by a single mom and her two children and the Caceres, a family of six. They were desperately in need homes of their own and Habitat NCR offered them “a hand up, not a hand out” through the Habitat GO homeownership program.

The Dedication Ceremony for the Caceres family's new home on Nantes Street took place on Wed. October 30.

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Click here for photos and click here for a video of the event.

Special thanks to our Platinum Hammer Sponsors for this build:

Soloway Wright

Tachane Foundation

And the family of Brian Bury

Please click here to see all of our dedicated sponsors, suppliers, tradespeople and designers for this build.