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Habitat Builds Update

Just a short note to invite all to visit the build portal at the link below: http://habitatbrampton.com/cms/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=5:newsletters&layout=blog&Itemid=11 The Canman suggests that it is wise to visit often as the house is changing daily. They are also looking for more volunteers. … Continue reading

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Cans 4 Houses ships 1,020 pounds

Well the number of shipments have jumped since the last post and so have the number.  We’ve had five shipments above a thousand pounds. This one comes in at no. 4. The biggest was 1,400 pounds and was in June … Continue reading

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Brampton Famrers’ Market 13th Aug 2001

Just a short note to advise all Brampton residents the “Can Man” will be there next Saturday. Stop by and see how the project is doing.

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Ground Breaking by Habitat for Humanity Brampton

Habitat for Humanity Brampton announced on Tuesday 7th Jun that they will be holding their Ground Breaking Ceremony on June 22, 2011 at 10:00 am. at Hoskins Sqr., Brampton. Follow this link for directions Building this house and those that … Continue reading

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Getting Caught up

Hello fellow collectors. Well were back after a 30 day holiday to Asia and the many places it has for exciting visits. The project is still active and has collected and shipped 1,700 pounds so far this year. Eight hundred … Continue reading

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Season’s Greatings from The Can Man

Season’s Greetings From The Can Man The Can Man and Habitat for Humanity Brampton wishes to thank everyone for your efforts in saving and/or collecting from your family members or neighbours the 294,105+ Aluminum Beverage Cans. The project has been … Continue reading

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Can Christmas Tree

The Can Christmas Tree I saw this lovely Beverage Can Christmas Tree  late last week.  It is made up of 450 Aluminum beverage cans by a group of CO-OP students working a large software company.  This same company has donated … Continue reading

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10th Shipment of cans

2 Dec 2010 This day saw another shipment of cans that consisted of 1,060 pounds or 37,100 cans go to the recycler. The total shipped to date is 8,404 pounds or 294,105 cans.  This shipment is the results of 131 … Continue reading

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9th Shipment of cans.

Oct 1, 2010 We made another shipment of 800 pounds of aluminum beverage cans / UBCs. This bring our total collected to 257,005 cans or a total of 7,342.85 lbs.  I would like to thank the 77 groups many of … Continue reading

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Attention: Grade 4,5 and 6 Students

Have you heard of the essay writing contest? It’s a yearly contest sponsored by Genworth Financial Canada and runs from Oct 4th until Nov 12, 2010.  Full info is available here.  So talk to your teachers and get your thought … Continue reading

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