Toronto, ON, June 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Habitat for Humanity Canada and Green Terra Homes are excited to announce a new phase of their partnership that will help families achieve affordable homeownership across the country. As an ongoing commitment, Green Terra Homes will give their customers the option to donate one per cent of the cost of their purchase to Habitat Canada.
Like Green Terra Homes and its customers, Habitat Canada believes in the importance of sustainable building.
“We’re thrilled to be partnering with an innovative company like Green Terra Homes,” says Mark Rodgers, President and CEO of Habitat for Humanity Canada. “This relationship shows that both Green Terra Homes and Habitat Canada are committed to designing and constructing homes that allow families to be strong, stable and independent.”
The two organizations also teamed up in 2015, with Green Terra Homes making a commitment to provide Habitat Canada with steel home framing kits.
“This continued partnership is a testament to the great things we can achieve when we work together,” according to Holly Khani, CEO of Green Terra Homes. “We believe that as our customers choose environmentally-friendly housing, they will jump at the chance to help families across the country who are in need of affordable housing.”
About Green Terra Homes
Established in 2012, Green Terra Homes is Canada's first and only CWB CSA A660 and CSA A277 certified steel frame modular home factory. Prefab homes and manufactured homes are constructed using steel from an average of six recycled cars, saving an average of 40 trees per home. The manufacturing facility in Trenton ON also manufactures park model homes, and RVs as well as steel buildings and structures. The factory is open to the public with prior appointment. For more information about Green Terra Homes and steel buildings, please visit http://greenterrahomes.com
About Habitat for Humanity Canada
Founded in 1985, Habitat for Humanity Canada is a national, non-profit organization working towards a world where everyone has a decent and affordable place to call home. With the help of over 70,000 volunteers every year and 56 affiliate organizations from coast to coast, our mission is to mobilize volunteers and community partners in building affordable housing and promoting homeownership as a means to break the cycle of poverty in Canada and around the world. For more information, please visit www.habitat.ca.
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