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Out-Spok’n IX 2019 Bike-a-thon

Posted on: May 3rd, 2019

It’s that time of year again when we will walk, ride, and cycle to raise funds for new affordable housing in Waterloo Region. This year’s event will once again take place in Elmira. Register soon, or sponsor someone who already has, so that together we can help create new affordable housing in our community. Learn […]

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Gordon’s Story

Posted on: March 1st, 2019

In 2015 as MennoHomes was in the planning stages of The Foundry in Elmira, we shared the story of Gordon. This video provides a glimpse into his everyday struggles due to mobility issues. He and his son share his challenges due to the lack of suitable affordable housing in his community, and their hopes for the future.

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Annual Report 2018

Posted on: February 6th, 2019

Our Annual Report for 2018 provides some updates on the work of MennoHomes over the past year.

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Annual General Meeting

Posted on: January 18th, 2019

The MennoHomes Annual General Meeting for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2018  will be held on January 30, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room at 50 Kent Ave. Kitchener Ontario. In addition to the business meeting, members will be asked to confirm an updated by-law that was approved by the MennoHomes board […]

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2018 Fall Newsletter

Posted on: November 21st, 2018

Our 2018 Fall Newsletter highlights the important work of our Community Support Worker in helping our tenants thrive in their housing. It also includes a tenant story from Wellesley, and an overall update on the work of MennoHomes. Click the image below to view an online version. If you would like to be added to […]

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Director Recruitment

Posted on: September 28th, 2018

Interested in becoming more actively involved in the team creating new affordable housing? Serving on the MennoHomes board of directors is a great way to achieve this. Learn more here: Director Recruitment

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Another Great Event to be Out-Spok’n

Posted on: June 27th, 2018

Out-Spok’n VIII, our annual bike-a-thon, was held on Saturday June 23rd in Elmira. There may have been a 60% chance of showers but it didn’t dampen the spirits of those who came out to participate. In fact, many people commented on how the weather was almost ideal with overcast skies and moderate temperatures. Overall we […]

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2018 Spring Newsletter

Posted on: June 12th, 2018

Our 2018 Spring Newsletter provides update on the work of MennoHomes, a tenant story from The Foundry, and some information on the current state of rental housing in Waterloo Region. Click the image below to view an online version. If you would like to be added to our mailing list to receive a copy by email […]

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Out-Spok’n VIII for Affordable Housing

Posted on: May 14th, 2018

Our annual fundraising bike-a-thon will be held this year on Saturday June 23rd at Elmira Mennonite Church. This family-friendly event has opportunities for walking, cycling, and even motorcycle enthusiasts.  For those cycling, there are a variety of options from 5km right up to a 75km route. The motorcycle ride takes place in the afternoon after everyone has enjoyed […]

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EDSS carpentry students put their Skills to good use

Posted on: April 5th, 2018

MennoHomes was happy to kick-start Skills Canada project. The students at EDSS built planter boxes that MennoHomes then provided to the New Hamburg Mennonite Relief Sale for their outdoor auction. One of the ways we support this annual sale that allows us to have an information booth onsite to tell people about the work of […]

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