OTTAWA, Nov. 15 /CNW Telbec/ - Pierre Poilievre, MP for Nepean-Carleton,
along with representatives from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)
and Habitat for Humanity will announce the winners of CMHC's sixth-annual
charity gingerbread house competition November 16, 2007.
Local media teams will kick-off the weekend fundraiser with a live
gingerbread build competition. Following that, unique gingerbread homes
created by more than 20 local businesses, bakeries and restaurants will
compete in a gingerbread design competition for best-of-show. The gingerbread
homes will be on display all weekend and sold on-site through a silent
All proceeds raised will contribute to Habitat for Humanity's efforts to
build homes in the National Capital area.
Location: Rideau Centre,
West Bay Bridge, 3rd level
(near Grand & Toy)
50 Rideau Street
Date: Friday, November 16, 2007
Time: Live Media Build: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Media Winners and Design
Competition Winners announced: 12:30 p.m.
For further information:
For further information: Kristen Scheel, Canada Mortgage and Housing
Corporation, (613) 748-4632, (613) 513-6546, firstname.lastname@example.org;
Kimberlie Montagner, Habitat for Humanity NCR, (613) 749-9950, x225, C: (613)