Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project in Canada









Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn will be in Canada in 2017 for Habitat for Humanity’s 34th Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project to help build 150 homes for Canada’s 150th anniversary – Habitat Canada’s biggest build project ever! 
Everyone in Canada has the right to a safe, affordable and decent place to live in and yet so many families do not have that. By supporting the Carter Work Project, Canadians can help build a more caring nation through volunteering – where neighbours help neighbours build homes that provide a safe and affordable foundation for a better life. President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn will be focusing their efforts in Edmonton, Alberta and Winnipeg, Manitoba but the Carter Work Project will be a country-wide effort, with over 40 communities in every province and territory in Canada helping us reach our goal of building 150 homes. Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North is a proud participating affiliate!


 Your personal or corporate sponsorship of the 2017 Carter Work Project will help bring strength, stability and self-reliance to families in need of a safe and decent place to live. Mark Canada’s 150th anniversary by helping make homeownership affordable for 150 Canadian families. Your sponsorship makes a difference. 

Sponsorship of the Carter Work Project offers an opportunity like no other:

  • An unparalleled team-building experience — your employees, clients, partners, family members or other stakeholders will help build homes in partnership with future Habitat homeowners in your community.
  • Valuable marketing and promotional opportunities for your brand.
  • Alignment with a high-profile international event and a widely respected non-profit brand.
  • Participation in Habitat for Humanity’s 40-year-old global movement.
It takes the incredible commitment of sponsors, donors and community partners alike to make this project possible. We thank the early supporters of the 34th Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project for their commitment to 150 families across Canada. 
To learn more about how your company can get involved in the 34th Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project through exciting sponsorship opportunities, please contact our Director of Development and Communications, Britta Gerwin directly by phone at (705) 646-0106 ext. 205 or by email here.


The Carter Work Project is about neighbours helping neighbours. This is your chance to get involved and help Habitat for Humanity Canada mark Canada’s 150th anniversary by building 150 homes.
Whether it’s sharing on Facebook, volunteering or donating to help us build homes across Canada, we need your help to make the 2017 Carter Work Project a success. Follow us on social media!Keep up to date on what’s happening by following Habitat Canada on Facebook and Twitter
Donate today and help us build 150 homes!
You can choose to donate to Habitat Canada, or your local Habitat that is participating in the Carter Work Project. Sponsor the Carter Work Project For companies and organizations, we still have some great sponsorship opportunities. 
Bookmark this website and check back – we’ll be posting more information on local volunteer opportunities in early 2017.