Habitat for Humanity GTA's Gingerbread Build gives children the opportunity to give back in time for the holidays
TORONTO, Dec. 2, 2017 /CNW/ -
Hundreds of families will gather together to decorate gingerbread houses and give back to the community at Habitat for Humanity GTA's Gingerbread Build on December 2nd at Toronto City Hall. In its 15th year, Gingerbread Build brings children of all ages together to decorate gingerbread houses alongside their parents, with proceeds from kit sales going towards helping Habitat for Humanity GTA build "real" homes for families in need of safe, decent, and affordable housing.
Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The Rotunda, Toronto City Hall, 100 Queen Street West
Hundreds of children and their parents and grandparents, Ene Underwood, CEO, Habitat for Humanity GTA, and volunteers, including Santa Clause!
**Photo opportunities with families in festive holiday spirits decorating gingerbread houses together throughout the day**
Learn more about Habitat for Humanity GTA's Gingerbread Build, visit www.gingerbreadbuild.ca or follow the hashtag #HabitatSweetHome on social media.
About Habitat for Humanity GTA
Habitat for Humanity Greater Toronto Area is a non-profit housing organization that brings communities together to help working, low-income families build strength, stability and independence through affordable homeownership. With the support of donors and volunteers, we build homes alongside partner families in Toronto, Brampton, Caledon, and York Region. Since 1988, Habitat for Humanity GTA has built more than 360 homes for families, including over 1,000 children.
SOURCE Habitat for Humanity GTA
For further information: or media requests, please contact: Noah Kravitz, Habitat for Humanity GTA, Office: 416-755-7353 ext. 243, Cell: 647-828-6171, [email protected]