LONDON, ON, Nov. 9 /CNW/ - Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)
presented two awards at the London Home Builders' Association (LHBA) at their
dinner meeting November 7th at the Best Western Lamplighter in London. The
LHBA and Lois Langdon, Executive Officer, LHBA, were recognized for their
demonstrated leadership, outstanding commitment and continuous work towards
the betterment of the London Community.
With a strong commitment to community service, the LHBA has had major
impact on both individuals and organizations through community builds,
monetary donations, programs in London area schools, tree planting
initiatives, and public education campaigns.
"The importance of community support and addressing housing needs
continues to be critical in developing strong communities," said Peter
Friedmann, General Manager, Ontario Region, CMHC. "The London Home Builders'
Association understands these real needs and works tirelessly to address them
and better the London community."
"Through Lois Langdon's commitment and dedication to building communities
the LHBA has been able to improve housing in London. We are proud to work with
them as part of CMHC's commitment to helping communities meet their housing
needs," added Friedmann.
Established in 1952, the London Home Builders' Association is proud to
have participated in making London one of Canada's premier cities. The LHBA
mission is to work towards the betterment of the London community. Members
actively participate in many community projects throughout the year, using
their unique talents, products and services to enhance the living environment
of London families.
As Canada's national housing agency, Canada Mortgage and Housing
Corporation (CMHC) draws on over 60 years of experience to help Canadians
access a variety of quality, environmentally sustainable, and affordable
homes-homes that will continue to create vibrant and healthy communities and
cities across the country. For more information, visit www.cmhc.ca or call
/NOTE TO PHOTO EDITORS: A photo accompanying this release is available on
the CNW Photo Network and archived at http://photos.newswire.ca.
Additional archived images are also available on the CNW Photo Archive
website at http://photos.newswire.ca. Images are free to accredited
members of the media/
For further information:
For further information: Media inquiries: Angelina Ritacco, Canada
Mortgage and Housing Corporation, (416) 218-3332