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Build your Brand while Building Homes!

Partnership with Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa means that you’re teaming up with one of the most trusted and recognized non-profit organizations in Canada.

In supporting Habitat Greater Ottawa to help local families build strength, stability and self-reliance through affordable homeownership, your company can also build a visible legacy of your commitment to strengthening the Ottawa community. Not only is partnering with Habitat Greater Ottawa a great way to help local families and the Ottawa community, it’s good for business.

The Harris Poll 2016 Equitrend Equity Score ranked Habitat for Humanity as one of the world’s most recognizable brands. Habitat brand perception quality scored within the top 10% of all brands tested, and was scored as one of the top five brands considered when choosing a charity to engage with. Additionally, Habitat received top scores for emotional connection and social impact.

For more information on any of these partnership opportunities, contact Shawna at sblanchard@habitatgo.com or 613-749-9950 ext. 233.

Are you an individual looking to support Habitat Greater Ottawa? Click here for our Donate page. 

Key Consumer and Employee Insights:

  • 93% of Habitat Greater Ottawa supporters would switch brands to one associated with Habitat Greater Ottawa if price and quality were the same.
  • 95% of people agree that companies should support good causes.
  • 80% of employer-supported volunteers believe that group volunteering strengthens their relationships with colleagues and clients.
  • Engaging in hands-on employer supported volunteer programs resulted in higher productivity and engagement scores.

For more information on any of the following sponsorship and fundraising opportunities, please contact Shawna Blanchard at 613-749-9950 ext. 233 or sblanchard@habitatgo.com.

Build Sponsorship

Sponsoring a Habitat Greater Ottawa build means an investment in the health and stability of your community with a direct investment in building more affordable homes for local families. Not only is partnering with Habitat a great way to help families and communities, it’s good for business. We will work with you to develop a customized recognition package that aligns with your corporate vision. Your sponsorship will provide unique value added to your organization such as through team building at a Habitat Build Day, brand visibility. Click here to learn more!

Habitat Build Day

Book your Habitat Build Day and give your corporate team a unique opportunity to connect outside the office and spend the day on a Habitat build site. Whether your team wants to build walls or do landscaping, we have tons of engaging opportunities year-round! Habitat Build Days are not only a great way to give back and build your company profile as a committed corporate citizen, they can also help you attract new talent, retain valuable employees and strengthen workplace culture. Click here to learn more!

Theme Builds

Theme builds are the perfect way to get friends, family and colleagues together to support affordable homeownership for local families. Gather a group of like-minded individuals to raise funds and awareness in your community, or learn more about how to get your company involved in one of our theme builds. From Women Build to Pride Build, Tech Builds, Law Build and Military Build, find out how you can get help build safer, stronger and healthier communities. Click here to learn more!

This was a wonderful experience for us and it is such a tangible experience. It is leaving the office, it is getting out there, getting your hands dirty, it is team building and working alongside your employees! So don't think twice, I would highly recommend it.

Beryle Girard - Director of Corporate Communication and Culture, Titus

More Ways to Support

Gifts in Kind

Interested in donating products, services or building materials to Habitat Greater Ottawa? We welcome gifts of construction materials and services and specialized products. 

Donate to the ReStore

Does your business have stock overruns on furniture, lighting, carpets, flooring or other home renovation items that need moving? Contact Myrna Beattie at donorrelations@habitatgo.com, or click here to visit our ReStore page to find out how you can donate items to Habitat Greater Ottawa.

Steel Toes & Stilettos Gala Sponsorship

Be part of Habitat’s signature event of the year! The annual Steel Toes & Stilettos Gala brings in hundreds of high-profile industry leaders from the construction, finance, legal and tech sectors. Network with guests while enjoying fine dining and memorable entertainment. For more information contact Shawna at sblanchard@habitatgo.com or Learn More to find out how you can become a Gala sponsor.