Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

August 17, 2009 23:59 ET

Media Advisory - New First Nations home breaks ground marking 50th build for Habitat for Humanity Windsor-Essex

WINDSOR ON, Aug. 17 - Members of the media are invited to attend a ground-breaking ceremony for a new Habitat for Humanity home for a First Nations family.

Representatives from Habitat for Humanity, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp., Can-Am Urban Native Non-Profit Homes along with Jeff Watson, Member of Parliament for Essex, on behalf of the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development Canada and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation; Brian Masse, Member of Parliament Windsor-Essex, Sandra Pupatello Member of Provincial Parliament and a representative from the City of Windsor will attend the groundbreaking.

Date: August 19, 2009 Time: 1:00 p.m. Location: Corner of Ford Boulevard and Reginald Street Windsor, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Laura Gould, Executive Director, Habitat for
    Humanity Windsor-Essex, (519) 969-3762 ext. 25; Nicole Burgers, Consultant,
    Communications and Marketing, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (416)
    250-2760; Margaret Messenger, Executive Director, Can-Am Urban Native
    Non-Profit Homes, (519) 977-7782; For more information visit:,,