News & Events

News 2018 04 05

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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Time Lapse

Construction Time Lapse

Posted on: December 18th, 2017

Watch a time lapse video showing the construction of The Foundry at 7 Memorial Ave. in Elmira

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New Board

New Board Members

Posted on: December 6th, 2017

MennoHomes is pleased to announce that at our Annual General Meeting on November 25th, Cheryl Buehler and John Oudyk became our newest board members. Click their images below to learn more about why we are so excited to have them part of the MennoHomes board of directors.

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News 2017 10 05

MennoHomes prepares new affordable housing for Syrian family

Posted on: October 5th, 2017

On the grounds of the St. Jacobs Mennonite Church sits the old parsonage. In its heyday, the modest home was a place of respite for the congregation’s pastor and family, but for decades now the building has stood largely unused. Seeing little benefit for the property themselves, the church has teamed up with the non-profit […]

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News 2017 08 24

Former foundry site now called home

Posted on: August 24th, 2017

After a tremendous amount of hard work and community input, the affordable and accessible apartment project being headed by MennoHomes saw its first tenants move into the Elmira building Wednesday. The building, located at Church Street and Memorial Avenue, has been dubbed “The Foundry” by MennoHomes, in recognition of the Procast metal casting building that […]

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