Here are some statistics about the contest that can be used for media releases and more.
Since inception in 2007, the Meaning of Home Contest has raised over $1.7 million in support of Habitat for Humanity in Canada
80,000+ students from across Canada have participated in the contest
These funds have helped local Habitats in more than 47 communities across Canada for families in need of decent, affordable housing
2022 | Record Meaning of Home submissions raise $311,000 for Habitat for Humanity Canada
2022 | National student writing contest now open asking “what does home mean to you?”
2021 | Canadian kids raise $300,000 through writing contest for Habitat for Humanity!
2021 | What does home mean to you? Habitat for Humanity Canada kicks off annual Meaning of Home writing contest
For media inquiries or to arrange an interview, please contact:
Sarah Anderson Austin
Director, Communications Communications and Partnerships Habitat for Humanity Canada