HfH Edmonton’s Blog: Habitat Edmonton wins 6 awards at National AGM

Habitat Edmonton takes home 6 awards from national AGM

Habitat for Humanity Canada held its Annual General Meeting on May 4th. As a result of our volunteers, community partners and staff, Habitat Edmonton took home 6 awards:

  1. Outstanding Tithe Contribution. Our “tithe” contributions to Habitat Canada goes towards building homes overseas. For every home we build locally we build one overseas.
  2. SHE Award for Outstanding Health & Safety. This award recognizes the affiliate who has established a safety management system specific to all activities within their operation that address safety, health of employees/volunteers, and protection of the environment.
  3. Green Building Award. The Award recognizes the affiliate who has reached the highest Energy Efficiency building standard for their province and incorporated sustainable practices that reduce environmental impact during construction and occupancy.
  4. ReStore Innovation Award. This Award recognizes ReStore STAFF and VOLUNTEERS for their leadership, accomplishments and innovation with their front line volunteers, within their affiliates and community.
  5. ReStore Sustainability Award. This Award recognizes the ONE location within the Habitat for Humanity Canada ReStore community that has demonstrated leadership in the area of environmental sustainability from a ReStore perspective.
  6. Affiliate Award of Excellence (Large Urban – 541K+). The Award recognizes affiliates for extraordinary accomplishments in advancing Habitat for Humanity’s mission.